Quick Reference

Time Period:
Painted in summer of 1946.

Location:
East Jaffrey, NH

Medium:
Oil on Canvas

Type:
Landscape

Category:
Mountains

Size:
25 X 30

Exhibited:
Unknown

Purchased:
Son of Mrs. Roger R. Smith

Provenance:
NA

Noteworthy:

This artwork's style is quite unique from any of RSW other works.

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RSW's Diary Comments

“Painted in summer of 1946. Painted, with Mark along, during three long strung out trips to East Jaffrey, N.H. from the door yard of the Old School House, summer home of Mr. and Mrs. Roger R. Smith of 75 Elm St., Gardner, and bought by her about Sept. first 1946.”


Additional Notes

The view as it looks today, June 2007

This painting, after going through a couple of inheritances, ended up in Colorado but has recently found its way back to Massachusetts.


RSW made a chalk drawing of the same scene almost identical to the above oil painting titled In The Summer Sun