22 November 2016
William Trost Richards (1833-1905)
Coastal Scene with Sailboats
signed and dated 'Wm T. Richards. 1873.' (lower left)
watercolor and gouache on paper
10 x 15 ¾ in. (25.4 x 40 cm.)
Executed in 1873.
Sotheby's, New York, 30 November 1989, lot 14.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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