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Painter:
Walker, William Aiken 1838-1921  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Morris Museum of Art 1 Tenth Street Augusta Georgia 30901 Accession Number: 1989.03.247
Date:
1885
Notes:
Morris Museum of Art, 2005.
Pennington, Estill Curtis, "A southern collection: select works from a permanent collection of painting in the South prepared for the opening of the Morris Museum of Art, September 24, 1992," Augusta, GA: Morris Communications Corp., 1992.
Pennington, Estill Curtis, "A southern collection: select works from a permanent collection of painting in the South prepared for the opening of the Morris Museum of Art, September 24, 1992," Augusta, GA: Morris Communications Corp., 1992, pg. 49.
(Signed and dated, lower left) signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
Several figures are in the foreground, around a wagon and horses. One figure sits on a fence, beyond which is a cotton field. In the background are buildings and a steamboat on a river.
Topic:
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Farm  Search this
Landscape--Plant--Cotton  Search this
Architecture exterior--Farm  Search this
Architecture--Boat  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Control number:
IAP 67990031
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_374195