Fine Art
The Broken Dam

Arthur J.E.Powell, A.N.A. 1864-1956 Oil on canvas. Signed and dated '32 lower right,signed and titled on back. 25 inches high by 30 inches wide sight size. 32 1/4 inches high by 37 1/4 wide frame size. Mounted within a custom-made giltwood frame. Relined.

Born in Vanwert, Ohio,Powell lived in New York City and Dover Plains, New York. He studied at the San Francisco School of Design, the St. Louis School of Fine Art, and the Academie Julian in Paris. Powell is a well listed artist and is represented in a number of U.S. institutions.

The scene records a scene on the Ten Mile River near Narrowsburg, NY.