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Winter Scene in Philadelphia - the Bank of the United States in the Background, (painting)

Painter:
Krimmel, John Lewis 1786-1821 (attributed to)
Svin'in, Pavel Petrovich (formerly attributed to)
Medium:
Watercolor, black ink, and gum arabic on white wove paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 42.95.14
Date:
Ca. 1811-1813
Notes:
Avery, Kevin J., "American Drawings and Watercolors in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume I: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born before 1835," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002, pg. 323.
Summary:
A horse-drawn sleigh carries two couples through the snowy streets of Philadelphia while two boys following behind tossing snowballs. The driver stands at the front of the sleigh and a little boy is seated next to him. In the background is the Bank of the United States.
Topic:
Cityscape--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Cityscape--Season--Winter
Cityscape--Weather--Snow
Architecture--Commercial--Bank
Travel--Land--Sleigh
Architecture--Vehicle--Sleigh
Animal--Horse
Figure group
Control number:
IAP 36121453
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_362628

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