DescriptionDAVID JOHNSON (American, 1827-1908)
The Children's Playground, 1873
Oil on canvas
13-1/2 x 21-1/8 inches (34.3 x 53.7 cm)
Signed, titled, and dated verso: "The Children's Play Ground" at Dashville / Ulster Co.N.Y. / David Johnson / 1873
Nailed to back of the new stretcher bar is the length of Johnson's original stretcher bar bearing his original inscription: The Children's Playground at / Dashville. Ulster Co. / N.Y. / David Johnson. 1873.
Knoedler-Modarco Galleries, New York (label verso);
Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco, California (label verso).
Gwendolyn Owens, "Nature Transcribed. The Landscapes and Still Lifes of David Johnson (1827-1908)," exh. cat., Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, 1988, listed in checklist, p. 71 (photo at Knoedler Galleries).
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