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West View of Mount Orange, Rockhill, N.J., (painting)

Artist:
Sommers
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 102
This large piece, representing huge moss-covered rocks and large forest trees, contrasts strongly with the bright distant hills in the background. In the foreground is seen a wild rocky glen, with water flowing through it, in which two boys are fishing. On the right, a solitary horseman (supposed to be James) is seen approaching. [P. 13; exhibited under heading: "Oil Paintings in Rich Gilt Frames."]
The Cosmopolitan Art Association Illustrated Catalogue. 1855-1856. For the Encouragement and General Diffusion of Literature & Art. Descriptive Catalogue of the Valuable Oil Paintings, Statuary, Bas Reliefs, Bronzes, &c., to be distributed or allotted to the subscribers of the Cosmopolitan Art Association, for second year, on the 31st of January next, 1856.
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Orange
Landscape--New Jersey--Rockhill
Landscape--Forest
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing
Figure male
Equestrian
Control number:
AECI 02380079
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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