Sails on Lake Minnetonka

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Titles Sails on Lake Minnetonka (Supplied Title)
Description Sail boats at dock. Green tones. Large sails; ladies in long dresses among the boats.
Quantity 1 painting
Format Content Category: paintings
Medium/Materials: oil
Colorization: color
Physical Support: canvas
Measurements 30 inches height
40 inches width
37 1/2 inches height (frame)
47 1/4 inches width (frame)
2 1/2 inches depth (frame)
Creation Painter: Wolfe, Ada Augusta
Subjects Lake Minnetonka.
Sports. Sailing.
Places Subject: Lake Minnetonka, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 1914
Content: 1914
Notes Won first prize at Minnesota State Art Society, 1914.

Holding Type Art
Identifiers AV1988.45.317 (Accession Number)
45338 (Negative Number)

User Comments

  • Thom Tammaro on April 14, 2012 10:58:29 AM
    My co-editors, Joyce Sutphen and Connie Wanek, and I were delighted to use Ada Augusta Wolfe's striking oil painting for the cover of our award-winning anthology, TO SING ALONG THE WAY: MINNESOTA WOMEN POETS FROM PRE-TERRITORIAL DAYS TO THE PRESENT (New Rivers Press, 2006).

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