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Crab Catching at Greenport, (painting)

Artist:
Moran, Edward 1829
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 300 (Sale info: $450.00).
"b. Bolton, Lancashire, England, 1829. Brother of Thomas Moran, N.A., and of Peter Moran. Came to America, 1844. Pupil of James Hamilton and Paul Weber. First exhibited, 1852, at the Pennsylvania Academy, Philadelphia. To Europe 1862 and studied in the National gallery, London. Returned to New York 1869. member of the American Water Color Society." [P. 84; illustration depicts two young boys in a rowboat. One is guiding the boat through rushes, while the other leans over the side with a crab net. The harbor of a small town can be seen in the background. In the lower left hand corner is a signature.]
Illustrated Catalogue of the Art Department of the Southern Exposition, Louisville, Ky. 1885. (Third Season.) including the Pictures in the American Art Association's Prize-Fund Exhibition, New York, 1885. John P. Morton and Company, Printers, Louisville, Kentucky.
Artist address: 197 Ninth St., South Brooklyn, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: Associate National Academician; American Water Color Society (New York).
Topic:
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing
Figure(s) In Exterior--Water
Waterscape--Boat
Landscape--Pennsylvania--Greenport
Landscape--Wharf
Control number:
AECI 03870300
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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