Courtesy of Nova Scotia Museum | Licence: Public Domain
Courtesy of Nova Scotia Museum | Licence: Public Domain

"Purcell's Cove/ Halifax, N.S."

Date

19 October 1904

Collection

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From the Collection

Description

Marine painting in pastel & watercolour titled (blc) on mat in ink. "Purcell's Cove/Halifax,N.S." signed (brc) on mat in ink "A. M. Hagen" foreground-cove, water & boat at anchor. Middle distance-house & wharf on shore of cove. Spectacle Island. Background-paint pleasant park & sky

Inscription

Written in pencil on lower right of watercolour: "Purcels [sic] Cove Halifax / A.M. Hagen. 1900 + [indecipherable]." Chalk writing on back of frame sugests "1890," amidst other curatorial notes.

Descriptive medium

Pastel and watercolour.

Image Licence

Image Credit

Courtesy of Nova Scotia Museum

From the Watercolour World

Location

Purcell's Cove, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Country

Medium