Edmund Darch Lewis (American, 1835-1910)
Point Judith Light seen from the North, Narragansett, R.I.
Signed and dated "Edmund D. Lewis 1898" lower left, identified on a typed gummed label from an earlier frame re-affixed to the frame backing paper.
Gouache and watercolor on paper/board, sight size 9 1/2 x 20 5/8 in. (24.3 x 52.7 cm),framed.
Condition: Toning, scattered small abrasions to lower right corner, not examined out of frame.
Exhibitions: Rhode Island Historical Society, The Light Must Be Kept Burning: Rhode Island's Light Houses, Past, Present, and Future, November 17, 1985-January 17, 1986.
Framed dimensions are 16 1/2 x 27 1/4 x 3/4 inches.
The exhibition label referenced above includes a note added in pen, "As seen from Bass Rock (end of Bass Rock Road near..."
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