Mill Dam and Huntington Harbor

[Mill Dam and Huntington Harbor], Huntington Historical Society, 1980.164_cropped.jpg
[Mill Dam and Huntington Harbor], Huntington Historical Society, 1980.164.jpg

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Title

Mill Dam and Huntington Harbor

Subject

Harbor; Tidal Mill; Sailboat; Wharf; Marine; Waterscape; Fishing

Description

Watercolor on beige paper depicting waterfront scene. Foreground composed of rippling water to the left and marshy grasses to the right; dirt road running from center left to bottom right. Midground depicts two men fishing in center, two sailbots moored in harbor to the right; four-story mill to left; four white buildings visible behind to the left and right along wharf. two masted ship docked at wharf, two-story structure visible on opposite coast to center right. Background contains brushy trees and sky with billowing white clouds highlights with blue and purple pigments.

Creator

Lange, Edward (1846-1912) [Artist]

Source

Edward Lange (1846-1912), Mill Dam and Huntington Harbor, 1881, Watercolor on paper, 10.1875 x 13.25 in. (framed), Huntington Historical Society, 1980.164

Date

1881

Format

10.1875 x 13.25 in. (framed)

Type

Painting

Identifier

Signed lower right corner, "Edw. Lange 1881."

Medium

Watercolor and gouache on paper

Spatial Coverage

New York; Suffolk County; Town of Huntington; Huntington

Rights Holder

Huntington Historical Society, 1980.164

Citation

Lange, Edward (1846-1912) [Artist], “Mill Dam and Huntington Harbor,” The Art of Edward Lange , accessed June 19, 2024, https://edwardlange.omeka.net/items/show/33.

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