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The Bon-Ton Fish Market, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Sarg, Tony 1880-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Nantucket Historical Association Nantucket Massachusetts 02554 Accession Number: 64.357.1
Date:
1927
Notes:
Jehle, Michael A., ed., "Picturing Nantucket: an art history of the island with paintings from the collection of the Nantucket Historical Association: works by artists born before 1900," Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association, 2000, fig. 199.
"The Nantucket Art Colony: 1920-1945," Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association, 2007, pg. 53.
Summary:
Scene of two men outside the Bon-Ton Fish Market in Nantucket: one is seated in a rocking chair with his legs propped up, the other stands in the doorway. Both wear hats. Various baskets are stacked on the porch under the market window. A dog sits on the ground near the steps.
Topic:
Architecture exterior--Commercial--Grocery  Search this
Architecture exterior--Commercial--Bon-Ton Fish Market  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Fishing  Search this
Landscape--Massachusetts--Nantucket  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Object--Other--Container  Search this
Control number:
IAP 88580090
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_355048