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Object name Painting
Description Watercolor on paper, "The Touro Synagogue, Newport, RI, 1959." Depicts the synagogue in early spring, with leaves beginning to grow on the trees. The land is surrounded by an iron fence entered by a gate with a lintel inscribed, "Erected 5603 from a bequest made by Abraham Touro, Esq."
Collection National Museum of American Jewish History
Object ID number 1977.9.1
Date 1959
Title The Touro Synagogue, Newport, RI 1763
Place of Origin Newport, Rhode Island
Organizations Touro Synagogue
Subjects Synagogues
Art (painting)
Height (inches) 12
Width (inches) 16