Description

    MAXFIELD PARRISH (American, 1870-1966)
    Sheep Pasture, Cornish, New Hampshire, 1936
    Oil on panel
    25 x 30 inches (63.5 x 76.2 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Maxfield Parrish 1936
    Inscribed verso: Sheep Pasture / Cornish: New Hampshire / Maxfield Parrish / 1936 / M.P. Jr. No. 79

    PROVENANCE:
    Maxfield Parrish, Jr., son of the artist;
    Carroll F. Wales, Boston, Massachusetts;
    Grogan & Company, Dedham, Massachusetts, The 20th Anniversary Auction, March 2, 2008, lot 615.

    NOTE:
    This painting is accompanied by an 8x9.5-inch watercolor and pencil study. The study is inscribed, Believed to be the / Preliminary Sketch for / 'Sheep Pasture' by / Maxfield Parrish / Maxfield Parrish Jr. / Gift to Carroll Wales / 1968 to accompany / the picture which / he bought. / M.P. Jr. on verso.


    Condition Report*:

    Sky recently cleaned and re-varnished; several scattered pinpoints of in-painting in tree foliage at center left edge; overall very good condition; Framed Dimensions 32 X 38 Inches

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