Please Note: Artist dates are incorrect, should be 1837-1908 NOT 1937-1908.
ALFRED THOMPSON BRICHER (American, 1837-1908) “NEAR YORK BEACH, MAINE”.
Oil on canvas Housed in a period carved giltwood frame professionally restored, stretchers bear metal plates dated 1883-1885, Signed with monogram lower right “ATBricher”, bears Vose Galleries label affixed to backing board with inventory number 35067, conservation label from Fogg Art dated 2011, and frame bears “Wm. H. Stadden, Springfield, Mass” label Literature: Gill’s Twenty-Sixth Annual Exhibition of Original Paintings, Stadden’s Art Galleries, Springfield, Mass, 1903, illustrated pg 15 Note: Provenance information and conservation report accompany this lot SIZE: 18″ x 36″. Overall: 31″ x 52″ PROVENANCE: Stadden’s Art Galleries, Springfield, Mass., c. 1903; Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Sumner Brown; by descent to son Roland B. Brown; Estate of Roland B. Brown being sold unreserved CONDITION: Very good, craquelure arrested by wax lining, small area of in-painting in sky and clouds 51952-1 (40,000-60,000) – Lot 1040
Auction: Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Auction - August 2017
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