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Ipswich Bridge/The Old Bridge
  • Arthur Wesley Dow
    born: Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Ipswich Bridge/The Old Bridge, circa 1893–1895
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color woodcut
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 121 x 55 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 147 x 85 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 2 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 3/4 x 3 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0209
Label Text

Bright landscape scene with intense orange sky, with stone arched bridge at right, with blue and green river foreground, and green tree and turquoise and orange house in top left area. Dark blue shadow under bridge prominent, reflected again in water below.