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Object Name Painting
Title Riverbank Seen from a Height
Catalog Number 1939.881
Creator Sawyier, Paul
Maker Frankfort
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Watercolor on paper
Dimensions H-33.5 W-36.25 D-1.5 inches
Description This painting depicts an autumnal landscape with a river in the center with rocky outcrops in the background. A small house and outbuildings are in the center of the painting. In the lower foreground there is a rock outcropping with a small tree.
Notes Alternate titles for this painting include 'Autumn Scene on the Elkhorn' and 'Scene on Kentucky River.'
Collection Russell W. McRery Collection
People Sawyier, Paul
Subjects Landscapes
Art
Painting
Paintings
Rivers
River valleys
Water
Waterscape paintings
Waterscapes
Waterways
Search Terms Land
Landscapes
Impressionism
Impressionism (Art)
stream
River
Rivers
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS