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    Attributed to EDWARD HENRY POTTHAST (American 1857 - 1927)
    Coastal Scene, circa 1915
    Oil on panel
    6-1/8 x 8in.

    PROVENANCE:
    Private Collection, London, Ontario

    While the early work of Edward Henry Potthast exhibited the darker tonalities, the artist's palette brightened after his move to New York in 1896 when he embarked upon a series of paintings of sunlit beach scenes in the Impressionist style. As in this vibrant painting of children playing in the water, Potthast applied his pigments with a thickly laden brush and bright hues to convey gaity and warmth.



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    November, 2006
    9th-10th Thursday-Friday
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