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View of Great Barrington, Massachusetts (SOLD)

View of Great Barrington, Massachusetts (SOLD)

Itinerant painters traveled the countryside of New England and New York State recording the idyllic townscapes so often later lost to fire and natural disaster. This large canvas captures the town of Great Barrington in the 1830’s set amidst the beauty of the Berkshires.

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~ ITEM DETAILS ~

Dimensions: Oil on canvas, 37" x 53 ½", 19th c. carved and gilded frame, 43" x 59"
Date / Circa: c. 1835
Maker / Origin: Artist unknown, Great Barrington, MA
Miscellaneous: Provenance: Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc; Private NY Collection. Exhibited: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA, "Between the Rivers: Itinerant Painters from the Connecticut to the Hudson," April 7 – July 22, 1990. Illustrated: Heslip, Between the Rivers: Itinerant Painters from the Connecticut to the Hudson, p. 76-77.

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