Fly Fishing on the Gaspe River

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1928

GUSN

GUSN-180009

Description

Framed watecolor of a river scene with a man fliy fishing. The main is wearing a white shirt, green pants and a red hat. Rocks line the sides of the river and forested mountains are in the background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

watercolors (paintings)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Painting

Inscription

"F.W. Benson '28" (handwritten)
"551 Gaspe Salmon River / Frank W. Benson $500.00" (typed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P393
FA073

Maker

Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951 (Artist)

Dimensions

30 7/16 x 35 6/16 x 1 2/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.816