Harbor Island, Lake George, N.Y.
Oil on canvas
Overall: 17 x 24 in. ( 43.2 x 61 cm ) frame: 26 1/4 x 33 7/8 x 2 3/4 in. ( 66.7 x 86 x 7 cm )
inscription: inscribed on stretcher, in pencil: "Deers/Leap/Lake/George, N.Y." Framer's label: 'Thos. A. wilmurt / Mirrors and Picture Frames / 54 E. 13th St., New York.' (Thomas A. Wilmurt was listed in the New York City directory at 54 East 13th Stree
Executor's Sale, Studies in Oil by Asher B. Durand, N.A., Deceased, Ortgies' Art Gallery, New York, April 13 and 14, 1887, p. 26, no. 345. Lawall, David B., Asher Brown Durand: His Art and Art Theory in Relation to his Times, Submitted to Princeton University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, March 1966, pp. 262-3, 381-5, 664-5, Figs. 136-7. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, pp. 189-90. Koke, Richard J., American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society, Vol. I, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1982, p. 360.
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
The artist and his family.
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