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[African Mammal Hall background study of a plain with small trees] [art original] / [A.A. Jansson]

 Item — Frame: 1
Identifier: Art Survey No. 357
Painting by Jansson during the Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy Expedition to British East Africa, 1926-1927. Landscape with small trees or brushes in foreground, a plain in the middle ground and low mountains in the background. Jansson painted many scenes for the proposed Akeley Hall of African Mammals. This was not used for any of the dioramas for the hall. In wooden frame painted gray, 45 x 68 cm. Painting unsigned. On back of painting: "P 505" and "#11."

Dates

  • 1926

Creator

Extent

1 Item : painting : oil on tin ; 37 x 60 cm.

Related Materials

AMNH negative no. 600598/28.

Local note

Located in Special Collections, Art cart--middle shelf.

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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