Lot 67: WILLARD LEROY METCALF, American (1858-1925), "Lengthening Shadows, No. 1" (Resting at the Haystack), oil on panel, signed and dated...
27 October 2016
Milford, CT, USALive Auction
WILLARD LEROY METCALF
"Lengthening Shadows, No. 1" (Resting at the Haystack)
oil on panel, signed and dated "''88" lower left.
12 5/8 x 16 1/4 inches
Provenance: William Vanderbilt Sullivan Allen, Rye, New York; Mildred Sutton Ward Marlor, Rye, New York; Private Collection, Connecticut.
Exhibitions: Boston, Massachusetts, St. Botolph Club, "Exhibition of Paintings by W.L. Metcalf," March 18-April 1, 1889, no. 6.
Other Notes: This work will be included in the forthcoming catalog raisonne being compiled by Betty Krulik, Willard Leroy Metcalf Catalogue Raisonne Project, Inc. A letter from the Catalogue Raisonne committee accompanies the Lot.
Tags: Impressionist / Impressionism, The Ten, Giverny, 19th Century
Canvas: Not Applicable
Very small scratch upper left.
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