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Name Blue Mountain Lake

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Image of Indian Summer, Blue Moutain Lake, NY - Painting

Indian Summer, Blue Moutain Lake, NY - Painting

Autumn landscape, few sparse trees in the foreground and Blue Mountain Lake in the background. Painted from the lower slope of Blue Mountain above the old McCullough farmhouse which was above and to the left of brook where sawmill was located.

Image of Blue Mountain Lake - Painting

Blue Mountain Lake - Painting

Scene of Blue Mountain Lake, perhaps in Autumn. Lower third of picture becomes the waters of the lake. Middle third forms the shoreline with tiny ponds indicated in the center of the composition. Green-yellowish hills near the lakeshore; dark blue greens in the higher ridges to softly modelled mountains of earth colors. An evening sky of violets, yellows and greens. On the whole the paint is applied with a good firm brush stroke making the paint obvious and for itself. LR corner has a heavy application of paint indicates islands in the lake and white caps, 5 or 6 long smears across the bluish-white waters. A long tiny dot of an island on the left. Depiction of Blue Mountain Lake

Image of Hoar Frost - Painting

Hoar Frost - Painting

"Winter, Blue Mountain Lake" (alternate title) Cold, wintery bluish whites. Lower quarter a snowy field curving diagonally from left to lower right. Good penetration of the surface above the snowy lower quarter is executed by the mysterious shadows that become lost between the tree trunks and branches of the cold snowy hardwood trees that form a pattern across the middle of the picture. One group of trees in the center dominates the composition; other trees in the horizontal pattern are the reverse of the lower snowy pattern in that they curve from right to lower left. The tree tops are light and heavy with frost providing cold contrast for the deep blue of the sky behind them. The to

Image of Blue Mountain Lake. Adirondacks. - Print

Blue Mountain Lake. Adirondacks. - Print

Lithograph, color print: depiction from near outlet of Blue Mountain Lake with islands and two boats, with Mountain and Merwin's Blue Mountain House left background, Holland's Blue Mountain Hotel center and Prospect House right.

Image of Geology, This Momentary Phase - Painting

Geology, This Momentary Phase - Painting

Geologic-stylized depiction of Blue Mountain Lake, chain lakes off to the left and Raquette Lake in the far background from summit or near summit of Blue Mountain. Sixth of six painting comprising exhibit "Adirondack Geological Events." Exhibit label reads the following: "The Momentary Phase... The algae have given way to spruce, the corals and mastodons to the trout and bear and man can be a time-traveler simply by reading the rocks and soil of the Adirondacks. Erosion has sculptured the major outlines of Marcy and Whiteface - and Blue Mountain. The sandy waste of glaciers has dammed the streams to make lakes and ponds, forests have followed the ice front back. The present peaceful

Image of Views in the Adirondacks - Print

Views in the Adirondacks - Print

Engraving, black and white: Depicts nine "Views in the Adirondacks." Mostly lake or river scenes with canoes. Tear sheet from, "Harper's Weekly." Vol. 3. P. 59 Captions, "Views in the Adirondacks." Scene of open camp surrounded by nine vignettes: "Head Gates and Overflow of Upper Canal"; "Camp on Raquette Lake"; Hudson River at luzerne"; Carry at Buttermilk Falls"; "View Near Saranac Inn"; "Ampersand Mountain"; "From Bartlett [carry]"; "Mount Morris from Outlet of Tupper Lake"; "On Blue Mountain Lake [view of Prospect House]."

Image of Blue Mountain from "The Hedges" Boathouse, Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y., Adirondack Mts. - Postcard

Blue Mountain from "The Hedges" Boathouse, Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y., Adirondack Mts. - Postcard

Halftone, linen textured, color postcard. View of a red speedboat traveling on Blue Mountain Lake.

Image of Blue Mountain and Blue Mountain Lake-Adirondacks - Postcard

Blue Mountain and Blue Mountain Lake-Adirondacks - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with a white border and divided back. View of a steamboat traveling along Blue Mt. Lake.

Image of View from Crane's Point, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

View from Crane's Point, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: depicts a man sitting on a rock near the waters edge fishing. In the distance is a large house, with many smaller houses along the shore.

Image of Looking North-West from the Prospect House, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Looking North-West from the Prospect House, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of an open grassy area with a tennis court and net. Four people are on the grassy court playing tennis. Two people are rowing by in a guideboat. In the background is a lake with a forested island and mountains.

Image of [Merwin's Blue Mountain Lake House] - Collotype

[Merwin's Blue Mountain Lake House] - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: View of a lake with islands in the left background. To the right is a rustic porch with two men sitting on chairs and a child leaning against the rail.

Image of Piazza, Prospect House, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Piazza, Prospect House, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of a large porch with wooden chairs. People are sitting next to the railing overlooking the lake. To the left, next to the house groups of chairs are set up with woman and men talking.

Image of Outlet of the Blue Mountain Lake. Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Outlet of the Blue Mountain Lake. Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: depicts a white steamboat with a roof, two guideboats rest on the roof. People sit in the boat, one man standing in the front. They have just come through a log bridge over a river. Two people sit on the bridge. The boat is named, "Toowarloondah."

Image of Looking South-east from Rock Island, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Looking South-east from Rock Island, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of the Prospect House from Rock Island on Blue Mountain Lake.

Image of Around Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Around Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: Two smaller images to the left, one large image to the right. Large image on the right, dock with people in Victorian clothing fishing, backs to the camera. Upper left, view of a lake with a steamboat. Lower left, small wood structure with hammock up a hill. All images on a birch bark background.

Image of Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Postcard

Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Postcard

Handcolored postcard with a divided back. View overlooking Blue Mt. Lake from the top of Blue Mt. Pine trees in foreground.

Image of Durant Memorial Bridge at Blue Mt. Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Durant Memorial Bridge at Blue Mt. Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with a divided back. View of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them.

Image of Approaching the Village of Blue Mountain - Postcard

Approaching the Village of Blue Mountain - Postcard

Color postcard with divided back. View of Blue Mt. in the fall as seen from the lake. Printed on verso: "ADIRONDACK MUSEUM, BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, N.Y. / Autumn Color on Blue Mountain / Photograph by Henry LaPrairie."

Image of Approaching the Village of Blue Mountain - Postcard

Approaching the Village of Blue Mountain - Postcard

Color postcard with divided back. View of Blue Mt. in the fall as seen from the lake. Printed on verso: "ADIRONDACK MUSEUM, BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, N.Y. / Autumn Color on Blue Mountain / Photograph by Henry LaPrairie."

Image of Scene Near Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Scene Near Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Black and white postcard with a divided back. View of two men driving a horse and buggy through shallow water. A woman sits in the back seat and a dog(?) is in the water, following behind them.