25 September 2008
Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905)
Young Ruffed Grouse
signed and dated 'AF Tait/1858' (lower right)--signed again, inscribed with title and '600 B'wy/N.Y./No 94' (on the reverse)
oil on board
8¼ x 9½ in. (21 x 24.1 cm.)
J.B. Stearns, acquired from the above.
Collection of Patricia and George J. Arden, New York.
Private collection, West Palm Beach, Florida.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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W.H. Cadbury and H.F. Marsh, Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait: Artist in the Adirondacks, Newark, Delaware, 1986, p. 144, no. 58.47.
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