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Title:
Cat Swamp
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Whitaker, George W. - Artist
  • Date:
    1896
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifacts; Art; Landscape
    Materials:
    paint, oil
    Medium:
    oil on canvas
    Description:
    Small oil painting of the Cat Swamp area, on the Seekonk River. Rushes, marshes, and trees with river in background. Grey skies are overhead and two figures are working in the marsh area. Painted in an impressionistic style.
    Dimensions:
    Height:10.875 in x Width:17.875 in
    --or--
    Height:27.7 cm x Width:45.5 cm
    Research Notes:
    Exhibited - "Memorial Exhibition of Paintings", Providence Art Club, 1916.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Henry Hardy
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