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Object ID 1937.013
Object Name Painting
Title Imaginary Landscape
Collection Works of Art
Credit line Gift of John Love
Year Range from 1820
Year Range to 1850
Artist Maria Dickinson
Made Maria Dickinson
Description Framed painting of an imaginary landscape: Scene of a river in the mid-ground with a grassy bank and stylized plants and a white Classical building facade in the background. Label on back: "Paint/ Glass/Durlap Picture Framing, Lansdowne, PA.", also "Painting by Maria Dickinson, given by her to Maria Wood, Dau. Patience Irwin. From Mary C. Roop." Card attached: "Imaginary landscape, painted by Maria Dickinson, Daughter of John Dickinson, and given by her to her friend Maria Wood, of Wilmington. Given by Mr. John Love, in 1937."
Dimensions H-14.625 W-19.625 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Owned John Love
Used Maria Wood
Provenance Painted by Maria Dickinson, who was the daughter of John Dickinson, and given by her to her friend, Maria Wood of Wilmington, Delaware. Donated to DHS by John Love in 1937.
Subjects Landscape paintings
Oil paintings
People Dickinson, Maria
Dickinson, John
Search Terms Maria Dickinson
Maria Wood
Landscape Paintings
Room Housekeeper's Office
Place of Origin Wilmington, DE
Medium Watercolor