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The Cove, Gloucester, Massachusetts, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Prendergast, Maurice 1858-1924  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and pastel on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Williams College Williams College Museum of Art Main Street Williamstown Massachusetts 01267 Accession Number: 85.16.1
Date:
Ca. 1920-1923
Notes:
Mathews, Nancy Mowll, "The Art of Leisure: Maurice Prendergast in the Williams College Museum of Art," Williamstown, MA: Williams College Museum of Art, 1999, pg. 126.
Clark, Carol, Nancy Mowll Mathews, and Gwendolyn Owens, "Maurice Brazil Prendergast, Charles Prendergast: A Catalogue RaisonneĢ," Williamstown, MA: Williams College Museum of Art; Munich, Germany: Prestel, 1990, no. CR1383.
Summary:
Coastal landscape depicting figures relaxing on the beach and on large boulders near the water's edge, while other wade out into the water, and others row a small boat across the water. In the distance cottages are visible on a rocky point on the far side of the cove.
Topic:
Landscape--Massachusetts--Gloucester  Search this
Landscape--Beach  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Waterscape--Inlet  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Swimming  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Boating  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Rowboat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 23490288
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_380795