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Fanciful Harbor View, (painting)

Painter:
Unknown
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Peabody Essex Museum East India Square Salem Massachusetts 01970 Accession Number: M15288
Notes:
Smith, Philip Chadwick Foster, "More Marine Paintings and Drawings in the Peabody Museum," Salem, MA: Peabody Museum of Salem, 1979, pg. 81.
Summary:
Stormy waterscape depicting ships listing in the harbor as waves wash over rocks along the shore, and figures scramble to escape the rushing water. In the background there is a lighthouse. Overhead rays of light break through the dark clouds rolling across the sky.
Topic:
Waterscape--Harbor
Waterscape--Coast
Waterscape--Weather--Storm
Waterscape--Boat
Architecture--Boat--Sailing Ship
Figure group--Male
Occupation--Transportation--Sailor
Architecture exterior--Lighthouse
Control number:
IAP 22661091
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_373921

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