Object of the Month
Under the Bridge
ln the youthful American republic, artists and their audiences found inspiration in the daily lives of common people. Delve deep into this genre painting by Alvan Fisher with docent Jelena Cooley to discover the beauty and potential of the new land.
IMAGE: Alvan Fisher (1792-1863), Under the Bridge, 1828. Oil on canvas, 30” x 25”. Museum purchase with restricted acquisition funds provided by Mr. Edwin Q. Barbey.