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Catalog Number 2008.71.716
Object Name Painting
Description Large, horizontal, wood framed painting; oil on canvas. Painting is of a rocky coastline with waves crashing against the sand under a blue sky. There is a hilly and rocky feature in the top left corner. Canvas sits within a light wood, beveled frame.
Artist Hermann Hirsch
Medium Oil Paint/Canvas
Source Hirt/Hirsch Family Estate
Provenance This painting was donated as part of the Susanne Hirt Estate. Susanne Hirt was the niece of Hermann Hirsch. According to the Herman Hirsch catalog, this painting was likely created between 1885 and 1910 during one of Hirsch's stay in Italy or Southern Europe. It hung in Susanne Hirt's living room.

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