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    CHAUNCEY FOSTER RYDER (American 1868-1949)
    Fisherman in a Stream
    Oil on canvas
    12in. x 16in.
    Signed lower right

    With its impressionistic brushwork and atmospheric sensibility, Fisherman in a Stream is a fine example of Ryder's style, which reveals both Impressionist and Tonalist influences. One of the most successful artists of the early 20th century, Chauncey Foster Ryder was best known for his New England landscapes. After studying and exhibiting in Paris, Ryder established studios in New York and New Hampshire, and was also a prominent member of the Old Lyme Art Colony from 1910-11. He actively exhibited in New York, where he was also a member of the National Academy.

    Provenance: Acquired from the artist by a private collector
    by descent to her daughter
    David Dike, Dallas, TX
    acquired from the above by the present owner



    Condition Report*: Very good condition; canvas has been reinforced with lining; small area of retouching in sky, upper right.
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    May, 2006
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