Painting

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1878

GUSN

GUSN-5222

Description

Oil on canvas painting of a middle-aged fisherman smoking a pipe with a pensive look on face sitting in an empty dory holding the rudder; water and sky in background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
PICTURE

Inscription

Brown paper label in ink handwritten ""Homeward Bound/J.G. Brown N.A./50 W 10th St. N.Y."" In pencil on top of frame ""Hall/Middle of Hall."" Canvas signed l.r. ""J.G. Brown NA/ N.Y. 1878.""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Brown, J. G. (Maker)

Dimensions

46 1/2 x 36 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.588