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Louis Lang (1814-1893)
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Louis Lang (1814-1893)

Reminiscences of Lake Mahopac--Ladies Preparing for a Boat Race

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Louis Lang (1814-1893)
Reminiscences of Lake Mahopac--Ladies Preparing for a Boat Race
signed and dated 'L. Lang/1864/65' (lower left)
oil on canvas
44¼ x 61¼ in. (112.4 x 155.6 cm.)
Provenance
Mr. and Mrs. George J. Arden, New York.
[With]Berry Hill Galleries, Inc., New York.
The Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Lugano, Switzerland, acquired from the above, 1988.
By descent to the present owner.
Literature
C. Cook, "National Academy of Design. Fortieth Annual Exhibition. First Article," New York Daily Tribune, May 13, 1865, p. 9.
R. Barry, Land of Plenty: Nineteenth Century American Picnic and Harvest Scenes, exhibition catalogue, Katonah, New York, 1981, pp. 7-8, no. 19, illustrated.
L.M. Edwards, Domestic Bliss: Family Life in American Paintings 1840-1910, exhibition catalogue, Yonkers, New York, 1986, pp. 46, 48, illustrated.
Exhibited
New York, National Academy of Design, 1865, no. 418.
Katonah, New York, The Katonah Gallery, Land of Plenty: Nineteenth Century American Picnic and Harvest Scenes, November 14, 1981-January 10, 1982, no. 19.
Yonkers, New York, The Hudson River Museum, Domestic Bliss: Family Life in American Painting 1840-1910, May 18-July 14, 1986, no. 16.

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