Landscape with Volcano

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1900-1933

GUSN

GUSN-12588

Description

Tempera painting of an erupting volcano at night. On the mat is a gold spear-like outline. In a black painted wood frame. Under glass with a white mat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

landscapes (representations)
paintings (visual works)
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
tempera
wood (plant material)
volcanoes
Picture
Landscape
Glass
Tempera
Unidentified Paper
Painted
Volcano
Landscape

Inscription

Inscribed: G. Sommer + Figlio Napoli/Richter + C. Napoli. A framer's label reads: The Picture Shop, Inc., 65 Bromfield Street, Boston.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

The Picture Shop, Inc. (Framer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

10.875 x 14 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1722

Places

Massachusetts (United States)