Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • W. A. von Devanter
    born: probably Germany
  • Fishermen, 1850–1900
  • Where object was made: possibly Katwijk, Netherlands
  • oil on panel
  • Object Height/Width: 12 9/16 x 15 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1789

Sails at left center. Nine figures - one is kneeling. Man lifting fish from basket. Cloudy sky. Gold frame. Unsigned.