• Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait, A Good Time Coming, 1862. Oil on canvas, 50.8 x 76.2 cm.

A Good Time Coming, 1862

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims


  • This painting depicts Tait’s own camp on Raquette Lake, New York. The artist moved to Raquette Lake in 1860 after other areas became overwhelmed with resort hotels. Currier & Ives published this image as a hand-colored lithograph in 1863, which helped attract sportsmen to the Adirondacks.
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  • History
  • Cultural Studies
  • Regional Studies
  • Literature
  • Native American Studies
Date
  • 1862
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  • Courtesy of the Adirondack Museum, Gift of Harold K. Hochschild, 1963.37.1.
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  • Adirondack Museum
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  • 22.6 MB
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  • 3428
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  • 2301
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  • 2016-10-27T14:30:27Z
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