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An East Gloucester Wharf enlarge

An East Gloucester Wharf

This work was done in East Gloucester, overlooking Smith Cove, on an autumn day. During the early 20th century, the neighborhood was home to the City's gill net fishermen whose nets are shown in Mulhaupt's work drying on their reels on the wharf in the foreground.

Details

Details
Artist: Frederick J. Mulhaupt
Date of work: c. 1926
Medium: Oil on canvas
Accession number: 2763
Credit line: Gift of Mr. Harold N. Pike, 1991

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