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On display at the John Brown House Museum
Call #:
1905.2.1
Title:
Providence From Across the Cove
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Fisher, Alvan
  • Date:
    1818
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Landscape
    Materials:
    oil
    canvas
    aluminum
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island,
    Description:
    View of East Side of Providence. Foreground includes an artist sketching a hunter, a group of cows and a boating party.
    Dimensions:
    Height:33 in x Width:47 in
    Research Notes:
    Signed A. Fisher, 1818
    Provenance:
    Bequest of Roswell E. Lockwood
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 51, page 46.)
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