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Object ID 1953.029.003
Object Name Painting
Title Robinson House on Naaman's Creek
Collection Works of Art
Credit line Gift of Mrs. William C. Frysinger
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1900
Artist Frank F. English
Description Framed, watercolor painting of the Robinson house and mill buildings on Naaman's Creek by Frank F. English (1854-1922). The painting depicts a small creek that runs diagonally across the foreground to the lower right corner. On the far bank in the mid-ground are several wood and brick buildings that comprise the house and mill buildings. A small upside down rowboat sits on blocks in front of a wooden building on the right. Other buildings can be seen in the background across a stretch of field. This painting shows the original bridge over Naaman's Creek and the Robinson house, grist mill, saw mill, and brick yard.
Dimensions H-18.375 W-26.375 D-0.875 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Owned Howe E. Danzenbaker
Provenance According to the donor, this painting was painted by the artist for Howe E. Danzenbaker of Claymont, DE.
Subjects Watercolors
Paintings
Mills
People English, Frank F.
Search Terms Robinson House
Grist Mills
Brick Yards
Saw Mills
Naaman's Creek
Claymont
Frank English
Frank F. English
Nineteenth Century
Paintings
Watercolors
Place of Origin Claymont, DE
Medium Watercolor