Winterthur View, 24" x 36" oil on wood, FRAMED
“I sincerely hope that the Museum (Winterthur) will be a continuing source of inspiration and education for all time, and that the gardens and grounds will of themselves be a country place museum where visitors may enjoy as I have, not only the flowers, trees and shrubs, but also the sunlit meadows, shady wood paths, and the peace and great calm of a country place which has been loved and taken care of for three generations.” - Henry Francis du Pont
"Winterthur is the premier museum of American decorative arts, with an unparalleled collection of nearly 90,000 objects made or used in America since 1640. The collection is displayed in the magnificent 175 room house much as it was when the family of founder Henry Francis du Pont called it home. Winterthur is also 1,000 acres of protected meadows, woodlands, ponds, and waterways. The 60-acre garden, designed by du Pont, is among America’s best, with magnificent plantings and massive displays of color throughout the year. The graduate degree programs and extensive research library make Winterthur an important center for the study of American art and culture."
My membership at this national treasure, which happens to be 10 minutes from my house, allows me to stroll the inspiration-laden estate and grounds very often. What a gift Mr. du Pont left to us.
"Winterthur View" 24" x 36" oil on cradled birch panel, framed in a narrow gold leaf float frame, wired and ready to hang. Additional framing options are available! Just drop a note on your order. Painted with the finest Charvin French oil paints, varnished to a soft satin finish with Gamblin cold wax.
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$1500 plus $15 shipping anywhere in the USA or free local pickup in West Chester, PA. Additional shipping charges may be added.
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This item is fully refundable (less shipping) if returned in original condition within 30 days.