1975.0262.001 Drawing, view 1
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Drawing (Watercolor drawing)

  • Title:

    (Interior of a New England Drawing Room)

  • Category:

    Works on Paper

  • Creator (Role):

    G. R. Fernald (Draftsman)

  • Place of Origin:

    Cambridge, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1889

  • Materials:

    Graphite; Watercolor; Paper

  • Techniques:

    Drawn, Hand colored

  • Museum Object Number:

    1975.0262.001


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Object Number

1975.0262.001

Object Name

Drawing (Watercolor drawing)

Title

(Interior of a New England Drawing Room)

Category

Works on Paper

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase with funds provided by the Claneil Foundation

Creator (Role)

G. R. Fernald (Draftsman)
While the artist remains unidentified for the present, there are a number of Fernalds in the Boston Directories from the 1850's on. In 1861 an Eli Fernald, painter, is listed at 10 Chapman Street; however, he is not specifically identified as a portrait, landscape, or house painter. The signature might also be G.P. Fernald.

Place of Origin

Cambridge, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Date

1889

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Lower right; G. R. Fernald 1889

Subjects

Interior view

Materials

Graphite; Watercolor; Paper

Techniques

Drawn, Hand colored

Dimensions (inches)

18.2 (H) , 26.9 (W) , 18.1 (Image H) , 26.9 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

46.2 (H) , 68.4 (W) , 18.1 (Image H) , 26.9 (Image W)

Object Description

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