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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 169

    George Inness (1825-1894)

    Landscape Near Perugia

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    Estimate

    George Inness (1825-1894)
    Landscape Near Perugia
    signed 'G. Inness' (lower right)
    oil on panel
    12¼ x 18¼ in. (31.1 x 46.4 cm.)
    Painted circa 1873-76.


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    Provenance

    George S. Olds, New York.
    Macbeth Gallery, New York.
    Professor Charles H. Morgan, Amherst, Massachusetts.
    Walter Orr, New York.
    Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1975.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note additional exhibition history: New York, Macbeth Gallery, "1892" Sixtieth Anniversary Exhibition, 1952, no. 26. Los Angeles, California, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, George Inness, 1986, no. 26.


    Literature

    L. Ireland, The Works of George Inness: An Illustrated Catalogue Raisonné, Austin, Texas, 1965, p. 154, no. 629, illustrated.
    M. Quick, George Inness: A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 1, Piscataway, New Jersey, 2007, pp. 413-15, no. 446, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    New York, Macbeth Gallery, Italian Landscapes by George Inness, February-March, 1952, no. 7.
    New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, George Inness 1825-1894, no. 21, n.d.
    New York, Richard York Gallery, The Italian Presence in American Art: 1860-1920, November 17-December 29, 1989, no. 24.