"Parlor at Vine Hill"

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1878

GUSN

GUSN-302823

Description

Framed watercolor painting of a parlor interior. Large oriental rug in foreground with carved wooden sideboard at left and scroll back sofa with red upholstery at right. Parlor decorated with sculpture, ceramics, prints, paintings, and a guitar. Window hangings are a deep red with gold trim, one window has lace curtain panels. Painting framed with a wide tan mat and plain gold frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

watercolors (paintings)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Painting
Painting

Inscription

"FAB" (White paint)
"THE MISSES BEACH HOUSE / VINE HILL, W. HARTFORD / by Frances A. Beach" (Blue ink)

Additional Identification Number

1001.1

Maker

Beach, Frances Antoinette, 1852- (Artist)

Location of Origin

CT

Dimensions

20 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

2014.62.1

Places

West Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)