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Dinning Room and Stage Offices at White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Latrobe, John Hazlehurst Boneval 1803-1891  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on off-white wove paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 1984.40
Date:
1932
Notes:
Sale Cat., "Watercolors & Drawings of the 19th Cent," 2/18-3/30/81.
Poesch, Jessie J., "Art of the Old South," Alfred A. Knopf, New. York, 1983.
Avery, Kevin J., "American Drawings and Watercolors in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume I: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born before 1835," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002, pg. 166, 324.
Summary:
View looking out across the buildings and grounds at the White Sulphur Springs resort showing figures milling about and lining up outside the dining room awaiting dinner. The resort, which is nestled at the foot of rolling green mountains, has a long front porch and smoke pours from one of its chimneys.
Topic:
Architecture exterior--Commercial--Hotel  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Landscape--West Virginia--White Sulpher Springs  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Strolling  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61023670
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_77317