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George Henry Durrie (1820-1863)
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George Henry Durrie (1820-1863)

View of Westville

Details
George Henry Durrie (1820-1863)
View of Westville
signed with initials 'GHD' (lower right)
oil on canvas
25¾ x 36 in. (65.4 x 91.4 cm.)
Painted in 1856.
Provenance
Charles H. Loomis, New Haven, Connecticut.
Private collection, Connecticut.
Christie's, New York, 4 December 1987, lot 8.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
Literature
New Haven Colony Historical Society, George Henry Durrie: Connecticut Artist, exhibition catalogue, no. 47, illustrated.
M. Hutson, George Henry Durrie, exhibition catalogue, Santa Barbara, California, 1977, pp. 135, 219, no. 121, fig. 138, illustrated.
Exhibited
New Haven, Connecticut, New Haven Colony Historical Society, George Henry Durrie: Connecticut Artist, 1966.
Santa Barbara, California, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, and elsewhere, George Henry Durrie and The Winter Landscape, December 4, 1977-August 1, 1978.

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