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Catalog Number 2009.003
Description 1926 Painting of Lurline Roth Driving a Single-Horse-Drawn Carriage by Harris. Oil painting on canvas mounted inside a beige colored painted wooden frame with a green colored central border and a 1" linen interior mat. Image depicts Lurline Roth wearing a gray dress with a white lace shirt with a lace collar and broach and a low-billed hat with a blue ribbon. She is holding reins and a horse whip and is sitting inside a black single-seat topless carriage or buggy with gray rubber wheels. Carriage is led by a single black horse with white back feet who's front right and back left feet are lifted as if he is mid-motion. They are riding on a dirt road and there is a green grassy field in the background.
Object Name Painting
Collection 3D - Art
Title Lurline Roth Driving a Single-Horse-Drawn Carriage by Harris, 1926
Date 1926
Creator Harris
Role Artist
Inscription Text "Harris / N.Y. '26." (artist's signature at front bottom left corner); "ATHERTON / GALLERY / ATHERTON, CA." (sticker on frame's paper backing)
Provenance
Dimensions H-31.25 W-41.25 D-1.75 inches
Dimension Details frame; 25.375 x 35.5 (image)
Medium Oil Paint
Search Terms Atherton
Buggy
Carriages
Clothing
Harris
Hat
Horse Drawn Vehicles
Horses
Roth, Lurline
Roth, Lurline Matson
Roth, William P (Mrs.)
Women
Subjects Carriages & coaches
Clothing & dress
Hats
Horses
Landscape paintings
Women
People Roth, Lurline
Roth, Lurline Matson
Harris