The Other Side of the Tracks

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Titles The Other Side of the Tracks (Formal Title)
Description Urban scene; in center foreground, an outhouse with man visible from the back; a pick leans on the outhouse wall. Houses and trees in middle distance, and two buildings in the distance: a barrel-vaulted roof at top left, and a tall, angular building at top right.
Quantity 1 painting
Format Content Category: paintings
Medium/Materials: watercolor
Colorization: color
Physical Support: paper
Measurements 14 inches height (sight)
16 7/8 inches width (sight)
22 inches height (mat)
28 inches width (mat)
22 1/2 inches height (frame)
25 5/8 inches width (frame)
Creation Painter: Brown, Bob
Subjects Swede Hollow.
Urban landscapes.
Places Subject: Swede Hollow Park, Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: Approximately 1940
Content: Approximately 1940
Notes Possibly a view of Swede Hollow, St. Paul, Minnesota

Credit Line Gift of John E. Larkin Jr., M.D.
Holding Type Art
Identifiers AV1980.368.11 (Accession Number)
36414 (Negative Number)

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