Results 1 2995
2789 Previous Next

Venus and Neptune
Additional Views Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Venus and Neptune


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The Anglo-American artist George Boughton was highly acclaimed for his humorous, sometimes sentimental subjects. In the early 1880s, he visited the Dutch coastal towns searching for picturesque subjects. Here, he contrasts the appearances of a pretty Dutch milkmaid and a wizened seaman.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
12/31/1969Examinationexamined for loan
5/17/1977Treatmentcoated; inpainted; varnish removed or reduced
5/17/1977Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2014-2016.
Provenance Dechamps, London; purchased by William T. Walters, Baltimore, 1882; inherited by Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1894; by bequest to Walters Art Museum, 1931.
Inscriptions "G. H. Boughton," signed lower left
Credit Acquired by William T. Walters, 1882

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Period
ca. 1882
Medium
oil on panel
(Painting & Drawing)
Accession Number
37.198
Measurements
H: 20 15/16 x W: 14 in. (53.2 x 35.5 cm); Framed H: 32 1/2 × W: 25 1/2 × D: 4 in. (82.55 × 64.77 × 10.16 cm)

Tags


    Thumbnail: Venus and Neptune Thumbnail: Venus and Neptune Thumbnail: Venus and Neptune Thumbnail: Venus and Neptune
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Venus and Neptune