Flax Pond, Old Field Point

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Title

Flax Pond, Old Field Point

Subject

Panorama; Sailboat; Boat; Waterscape

Description

Watercolor and gouache on paper depicting a view out over the Long Island Sound, coastline, and Flax Pond inland. Foreground shows grassy slopes with white split rail fence beyond and seven cows grazing throughout, scrubby brush on the other side of the fence. Open water with several distant boats to the left of the midground, marshland in center midground, Flax Pond and several residences to right and far right. Background extends to horizon line, dark hills in the distance, somewhat cloudy sky above. Signed in pencil in lower right corner, "Oyster Bay—by E. Lange. 1880".

Creator

Lange, Edward (1846-1912) [Artist]

Source

Edward Lange (1846-1912), Flax Pond, Old Field Point, n.d., Watercolor and gouache on paper, 9.5 x 18 in., Private Collection, via Christie's Auction House

Format

9.5 x 18 in.

Type

Painting

Identifier

Signed lower right corner, Edward Lange. Artist."

Medium

Watercolor and gouache on paper

Spatial Coverage

New York; Suffolk County; Town of Brookhaven; Old Fields

Rights Holder

Private Collection, via Christie's Auction House

Citation

Lange, Edward (1846-1912) [Artist], “Flax Pond, Old Field Point,” The Art of Edward Lange , accessed July 23, 2024, https://edwardlange.omeka.net/items/show/128.

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