Seascape

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1824

GUSN

GUSN-5492

Description

Nearly square canvas with polychrome scene of three-masted ship at rest in a sheltered cove with high rocky palisaded surrounding; fortress on cliff at left; lighthouse on right; three men and a beached dory at foreground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

seascapes
paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
lighthouses
Luminist
marines (visual works)
ships
Oil
Coated Canvas
Luminism
Ship
Lighthouse
Maritime
PICTURE, SEASCAPE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Blunt, John S., 1798-1835 (Painter)

Location of Origin

Portsmouth, NH, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

23 5/8 x 27 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.808

Places

New Hampshire (United States)