Burr Homestead

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Title

Burr Homestead

Subject

Residence; Barn; Homestead; Outbuildings; Burr Family

Description

Watercolor and gouache on paper depicting a view of the Burr Family homestead. Foreground shows dirt road extending diagonally from far left foreground to far right midground, one horse and rider traveling towards the right, one man in a cart pulled by a single horse traveling from right to left, woman standing on far side of road holding a parasol. Midground shows two story farmhouse in the center on the far side of the road with a large tree in front, front porch, and single-story addition to the left side; property bordered with white and brown picket fencing; waterfowl to left midground bathing in a small pool of water, outbuilding and single tree beyond; to far right midground a collection of grey barn structures stand apart from the main residence. Background quickly transitions to horizon line, some trees visible beyond the property; blue sky with white clouds in the sky above.

Creator

Lange, Edward (1846-1912)

Source

Edward Lange (1846-1912), Burr Homestead, n.d., Watercolor and gouache on paper, 9.3125 x 15.25 in., Collection of Mr. Robert Kissam

Format

9.3125 x 15.25 in.

Type

Painting

Identifier

Signed lower left corner, "Edw. Lange. Art. Elwood. Suffolk Co. N.Y."

Medium

Watercolor and gouache on paper

Spatial Coverage

New York; Suffolk County; Town of Huntington; Town of Smithtown; Commack

Rights Holder

Collection of Mr. Robert Kissam

Citation

Lange, Edward (1846-1912), “Burr Homestead,” The Art of Edward Lange , accessed July 24, 2024, https://edwardlange.omeka.net/items/show/59.

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