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George Inness (1825-1894)
Property of a Family Trust
George Inness (1825-1894)

The Goat Herder

Details
George Inness (1825-1894)
The Goat Herder
signed and dated 'G. Inness/1875' (lower left)
oil on canvas
28¾ x 47 in. (73 x 119.4 cm.)
Painted circa 1853.
Provenance
Henry D. Knox, East Aurora, New York.
Lt. James Knox, by descent.
Sale: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 28 February-1 March 1945, no. 185.
[With]Dr. Maurice H. Goldblatt, Chicago, Illinois, 1945.
Mr. and Mrs. Earl William Quirk, Waterton, Wisconsin.
By descent to the present owner.
Literature
The Paine Art Center, A Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings by George Inness, exhibition catalogue, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1962, n.p., no. 3, illustrated.
L. Ireland, The Works of George Inness: An Illustrated Catalogue Raisonné, Austin, Texas, 1965, p. 27, illustrated.
M. Quick, George Inness: A Catalogue Raisonné, vol. one, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 2007, p. 106, no. 64, illustrated.
Exhibited
Oshkosh, Wisconsin, The Paine Art Center, A Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings by George Inness, 1962, no. 3.

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