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A View of Mansfield Mountain, (painting)

Painter:
Kensett, John Frederick 1816-1872
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 1001 Bissonnet Street Houston Texas 77005 Accession Number: 76.200
Date:
1849
Notes:
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, "A Permanent Legacy: 150 Works from the Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston," New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1989, pg. 270.
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, "A Guide to the Collection," 1981, pg. 95.
Summary:
An artist is seated in the foreground making a sketch of Mount Mansfield, which looms in the background amid the Green Mountains of northwestern Vermont. The foreground is dark and shaded with patches of sunlight, and a few trees on the left side of the canvas.
Topic:
Landscape--Vermont
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Mansfield
Landscape--Mountain--Green Mountains
Figure male
Occupation--Art--Painter
Control number:
IAP 51430089
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_348548

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