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A Summer Picnic, (painting)

Painter:
Elwell, K. W.
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Arts & Sciences 1352 South Nova Road Daytona Beach Florida 32014
Date:
1861
Notes:
"A Treasury of American Art: Selections from the Collection of The Museum of Arts and Sciences," Daytona Beach, FL: The Museum of Arts and Sciences, 2003, pg. 143.
Summary:
Landscape with a towering leafy tree under which figures are seen gathered in groups on the grass, standing and talking, and relaxing beside picnic baskets atop a large rock. High up in the tree a small boy in a red jacket is almost concealed by the foliage. In the background there is a stone wall with a gate leading to a pasture in front of a house in the distance.
Topic:
Landscape--Season--Summer
Landscape--Tree
Figure group
Recreation--Picnic
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House
Architecture exterior--Detail--Fence
Control number:
IAP 09130021
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_371823

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