Painting

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1856

GUSN

GUSN-2612

Description

Rectangular format, small view of brown-painted "half house," with barn and trees, fence and laundry at left; women appear at upper center window and at right doorway; gilt frame with square-head nails. Simple gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

landscapes (representations)
paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
Coated Canvas
Oil
Painted
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE

Inscription

1. In Brown Paint at lower left of image: A J Wiggin 1856 2. In stencil and brown paint? at verso, center right: From/ J.J. Adams/ 99 (?)/ Washington St/ Boston.

Associated Building

Used At Dennison House,

Maker

Wiggin, Alfred J. (Maker)

Dimensions

12 x 16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.830

Places

Massachusetts (United States)