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Painter:
Benson, Frank Weston 1862-1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston Massachusetts 02115 Accession Number: 27.574
Date:
1927
Notes:
Troyen, Carol, et al., "American Paintings in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue," Boston, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, 1997, pg. 16.
Summary:
Waterscape of a man standing under the shade of a tree in the shallow water along the shore of a river, his pant legs rolled up and fishing pole held in his hands. He stares intently across the water as a salmon jumps up above the surface. Mountains are visible in the distance.
Topic:
Waterscape--River  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing  Search this
Animal--Fish--Salmon  Search this
Control number:
IAP 20492452
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_366680