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Catalog Number 1989.353
Description Belmont Creek Painting by R.G. Hulstede, 1955. Watecolor on paper mounted under glass behind a gray-colored mat in a gray wooden frame with a green inner border. Image depicts a fast-moving creek with large trees in the background. A small building with a red chimney, a large window and laundry hanging on a line out front sits behind a tree on the back side of the creek. A white sign on the tree says, "DANGER / DO NOT WADE / IN CREEK." A small wooden walking bridge crosses the creek. In the foreground at center is a picnic table with a red tablecloth.
Object Name Painting
Collection 3D - Art
Title Belmont Creek by Ruth Garber Hulstede, 1955
Date 1955
Creator Hulstede, Ruth Garber
Role Artist
Inscription Text "R.G. HULSTEDE 1955" (artist's signature front bottom right corner); "Purcell's / San Carlos, California" (stamped on back right bottom corner)
Provenance
Dimensions H-19 W-15 D-0.75 inches
Dimension Details frame
Medium Watercolor Paint
Search Terms Belmont
Buildings
Hulstede, Ruth Garber
Laundry
Streams
Subjects Houses
Picnics
Streams
Tree limbs
Trees
Water
People Hulstede, Ruth Garber