Quick Reference

Time Period:
Painted in Sept. 1941

Location:
Heath Pasture, Heath, MA
from under the Beech

Medium:
Oil on Canvas

Type:
Landscape

Category:
Pastures, Beech Tree

Size:
25 X 30

Exhibited:
Unknown

Purchased:
Mr. and Mrs. E.W. Benjamin

Provenance:
NA

Noteworthy:

The Heath Pasture was one of RSW's most favorite and prolific locations to work from.

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Featured Artwork: From Under a Mountain Beech

RSW's Diary Comments

"Painted in Sept. 1941. View from Heath Pasture, with left branches (not trunk) of Beech Tree taking up the 1/3 of top of canvas. Bought April, 1951, by Mr. and Mrs. E.W. Benjamin of Shelburne Falls, Mass."


Comments on the back of a sepia print:

"Unusual branch composition."


Additional Notes

Below: Is a side by side comparison of this piece to Under the Pasture Beech, an oil painting of this same scene but with slightly different perspective.