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Catalog Number 1973.186
Description Chinese Shacks and Vegetable Gardens at Pescadero by H. Dodge. Watercolor on paper mounted behind glass and a white mat board inside a brown wooden frame. Image depicts gray-brown-colored buildings in the background with a field of greens browns and golds, some of which is in rows, in the foreground. There are telephone lines behind the buildings on the left and there is a blue and white sky above.
Object Name Painting
Collection 3D - Art
Title Chinese Shacks and Vegetable Gardens at Pescadero
Date n.d.
Creator Dodge, Helen
Role Artist
Creator Dodge, Fred Lee
Role Artist
Inscription Text "F. + H. DODGE" (artist's signature front bottom right); "A Memorial To / DOROTHY W. LEE" (copper-colored metal plaque affixed to front bottom of frame) "Title: Chinese Shacks / and vegetable gardens - / Pescadero, Calif. / Medium - Water Color / ..." (handwritten in red ink on white card taped to back); "Palo Alto Art Club / 321-3891 / Title Chines Shacks / Medium Water Color ... / Artist H. Dodge" (printed and handwritten card affixed to back); "In memory of Dorothy Lee - Pescadero" (handwritten on back in black ink); "The / Skylight / 1145 Merrill Street / Menlo Park, 323-5359" (black and white paper sticker back bottom right corner)
Provenance Done by donor and husband in memory of Dorothy Lee, who lived in Pescadero.
Dimensions H-20.75 W-27.5 D-2 inches
Dimension Details frame; image is 13 x 20.25
Medium Watercolor Paint
Search Terms Chinese camp
Dodge, Fred Lee
Dodge, Helen
Subjects Buildings
People Dodge, Fred Lee
Dodge, Helen