Die Stromschnellen von St Marie (The Rapids Of St Mary), Frank Buchser, 1868
By kind permission of the Kunsthaus Art Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
This website was created by teacher Peter White for the Algoma District School Board
Courtesy of the Smithsonian American Art Museum
Now look at the painting again without all those numbers. How many of the things you learned about can you remember? What did you learn about the house, where the painter sat, the rapids, the field beside the house, the fort?