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Owl's Head Light, Rockland, Maine, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Lane, Fitz Henry 1804-1865  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Farnsworth Art Museum 352 Main Street, P. O. Box 466 Rockland Maine 04841 Accession Number: 97.3.31
Date:
Ca. 1856
Notes:
Belanger, Pamela J., "Maine in America: American Art at The Farnsworth Art Museum," Rockland, ME: Farnsworth Art Museum, 2000, no. 10.
Summary:
View looking across the Rockland Harbor dotted with small sailing craft tossed about on choppy coastal waters. In the distance, Owl's Head lighthouse is visible atop a rocky point high above the harbor.
Topic:
Landscape--Maine--Rockland  Search this
Waterscape--Harbor  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailboat  Search this
Architecture exterior--Lighthouse  Search this
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Control number:
IAP 18660569
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_407114