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Catalog Number 2109
Description The Adobe, n.d. Small watercolor painting entitled "The Adobe." Watercolor on paper is mounted behind glass inside a gold-colored painted wooden frame with a recessed inner border. Image depicts the Sanchez Adobe before it was restored. It is an angled view of the front of the adobe with the addition on the left. Building has brown railing on the second level, is white and has a red tiled roof. There is grass and trees out front.
Object Name Painting
Collection 3D - Art
Title The Adobe, n.d.
Date n.d.
Creator Unknown
Role Artist
Inscription Text "THE 'ADOBE' / San Mateo County-California / Gift of Supervisor T. Luis Chen. / March 2, 1961" (typed and handwritten label affixed to paper backing); "Donate - 141" (handwritten in pencil on paper backing); "Frame # 241- 7X9- 1/2" (handwritten in red pencil on paper backing)
Provenance
Dimensions H-7.75 W-9.75 D-0.5 inches
Dimension Details frame; image is 6.625 x 8.625
Medium Watercolor Paint
Search Terms Pacifica
Paintings
Sanchez Adobe
Subjects Adobe buildings
Adobe House
Adobe houses
Buildings
Trees