Landscape with Girl

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1820

GUSN

GUSN-10777

Description

Figure of a girl dressed in bright colors leaning on a rock beside a stream running through center foreground. Lush vegetation frames figure. Mountain in center background. Predominantly dark greens and grays with bright white light behind mountain. Frame: deep cove molding with floral relief decoration in gesso.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paintings (visual works)
supports (artists' materials)
oil paint (paint)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
girls
Picture
Landscape
Oil
Particle Board
Girl
Landscape
Landscape

Inscription

In ink on back: ""Emma F. Welch from Aunt Elizabeth/by Fisher""

Maker

Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863 (Artist)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

16.75 x 14.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1941.208

Places

Massachusetts (United States)