Willard Leroy Metcalf (1858-1925)
Landscape with Chickens
signed and dated 'W.L. Metcalf/Bridgewater VT. '8/78' (lower left)
oil on canvas
11 x 13¼ in. (27.9 x 33.7 cm.)
George A. Alger, Esq., New York.
[With]Florence Lewison Gallery, New York, by 1931.
Maurice Glickman, New York.
[With]Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
Guild Hall Museum, Artists and East Hampton: One Hundred Year Perspective, A Bicentennial Exhibition, exhibition pamphlet, East Hampton, New York, 1976, p. 14.
E. de Veer, R.J. Boyle, Sunlight and Shadow: The Life and Art of Willard L. Metcalf, New York, 1987, p. 168, fig. 201, illustrated.
East Hampton, New York, Guild Hall, The Tile Club and Their Followers, 1877-1931, 1931.
East Hampton, New York, Guild Hall Museum, Artists and East Hampton: One Hundred Year Perspective. A Bicentennial Exhibition, August-October 1976.