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Henry Farrer (American, 1843-1903)
Henry Farrer (American, 1843-1903)

Sunset, New York harbor

Henry Farrer (American, 1843-1903) Sunset, New York harbor signed and dated 'H. Farrer, 1880.' (lower left) watercolor and pencil 25 x 37½ in. (63.5 x 95.4 cm.) painted in 1880
The Daily Graphic, Jan 26, 1881, p. 638, (illustrated)
Related Literature
R. Schneider, The Quiet Interlude: American Etchings of the Late Nineteenth Century-Prints from the Collection of Rona Schneider, Amherst, Massachusetts, 1984, p.2, no. 16, cover illustration of the etching

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This watercolor was translated into an etching dated Nov. 5, 1880, and inscribed to J. D. Smillie from H.F..


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