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On display at the John Brown House Museum
Call #:
1893.10.1
Title:
The Burning of the Gaspee
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Brownell, Charles DeWolf
  • Date:
    1892
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Marine
    Materials:
    oil
    canvas
    Place of production/origin:
    United States,
    Description:
    Depiction of burning sinking ship at night.
    Dimensions:
    Height:34.125 in x Width:54 in
    Provenance:
    Gift of Charles DeWolf Brownell , 1893
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 125, page 95.)
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