Description

    WILLIAM AIKEN WALKER (American, 1838-1921)
    Cabin Scene
    Oil on board
    6 x 12 inches (15.2 x 30.5 cm)
    Signed lower left: WAWalker

    PROVENANCE:
    Schindler Antique Shop, Charleston (label verso);
    Private collection, Asheville, North Carolina;
    By descent to the present owner, Allen, Texas.

    NOTE:
    This painting will be included in John Fowler's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's works.



    Condition Report*:

    Overall very good condition; faint linear accretion in sky of upper left corner and in sky of lower right quadrant; tiny white accretion in sky of upper right quadrant; minor scuff on white sheet; under UV examination, there does not appear to be restoration (a small square on the central roof faintly fluoresces, likely due to original pigmentation) .

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    15th Tuesday
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