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Painter:
Quartley, Arthur 1839-1886  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Wadsworth Atheneum 600 Main Street Hartford Connecticut 06103 Accession Number: 1901.11
Date:
1878
Notes:
Wadsworth Atheneum, 1974.
Kornhauser, Elizabeth Mankin, "American Paintings Before 1945 in the Wadsworth Atheneum," New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 1996, pg. 618-619.
Summary:
Coastal scene with sailboats in an inlet with a small boathouse on a spit of land to the right. Figures on the sailboat in the center are hoisting the sails. The sky overhead is cloudy and seagulls fly low over the waves.
Topic:
Waterscape--Inlet  Search this
Waterscape--Coast  Search this
Waterscape--Boat  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailboat  Search this
Architecture--Other--Boathouse  Search this
Control number:
IAP 06910403
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_36091