Location Notes:
IDC

Fisherman

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.L118.1
Artist:
Alexandra Jacobs
Medium:
Watercolor
Date:
circa 1998
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 29 in Width: 28.5 in
Description:
Unusually bright wharf scene; Main fisherman at the right in red rain jacket holding a gray fish, additional fisherman dressed in orange bending down in the center.
Historical Context:
"When I paint, I want the viewer's eye to travel around the work. I try to create this by 'popping' color throughout the entire canvas, so the viewer sees the work in its entirety. Then I have made my overall impression." -Alexandra Jacobs

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