39 West Street Litchfield, CT 08759 United States 860.567.9693
Email Dealer


Sold Sold

American School, Artist Unidentified, Last Quarter of the Late 19th c.

Documentation Signed
Period 19th Century
W. 31 in; H. 26 in;
W. 78.74 cm; H. 66.04 cm;
Condition Excellent.
Creation Date Late 19th c.
Description Still Life of Fruit in a Compote with Cake.
Oil on slate stone. In a period gilt frame.
Excellent condition, untouched.
Provenance: Private collection, Connecticut.

The work is prepared on a rare and impressive large-size piece of slate which serves as a medium for this wonderful still life. Although not identified, the composition and quality of the work suggests the painting was created by an accomplished artist.

Blue slate was more commonly found in New England and New York State where we believe this to have been painted.
Styles / Movements Folk Art
Dealer Reference Number WoA-AMP-OS 001
Incollect Reference Number 106708
Sign In To View Price close

You must Sign In to your account to view the price. If you don’t have an account, please Create an Account below.

Loading... Loading...
  • This website uses cookies to track how visitors use our website to provide a better user experience. By continuing to browse this website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy
Join InCollect close

Join to view prices, save favorites, share collections and connect with others.

Forgot Password?
  • Be the first to see new listings and weekly events
    Invalid Email. Please try again.