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Fort Delaware at the Head of the Delaware Bay, (painting)

view Fort Delaware at the Head of the Delaware Bay, (painting) digital asset number 1
Painter:
Smith, Xanthus Russell 1839-1929
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Sewell C. Biggs Museum of American Art P. O. Box 711, 406 Federal Street Dover Delaware 19903
Date:
1869
Notes:
"The Sewell C. Biggs collection of American Art: a catalogue [volume 2, paintings and sculpture]," Dover, De.: Biggs Museum of American Art, 2001, no. 293.
Naeve, Milo M., "150 Years of Philadelphia Painters and Paintings, Selections from the Sewell C. Biggs Museum of American Art," Philadelphia: The Library Company of Philadelphia, 1999.
Naeve, Milo M., 2007.
Summary:
A view across the Delaware Bay with two row boats in the foreground and several sailing ships in the middle ground. In the distance, on Pea Patch Island, is Fort Delaware.
Topic:
Waterscape--Bay--Delaware Bay
Architecture--Boat--Rowboat
Architecture--Boat--Sailing Ship
Landscape--Island--Pea Patch Island
Architecture exterior--Military--Fort
Architecture exterior--Military--Fort Delaware
Control number:
IAP 67400012
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_350430

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