3 March 2011
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK ESTATE
David Johnson (1827-1908)
Shandaken Hills, Ulster County, New York
signed with initials 'D.J.' (lower right)--signed and dated 'D. Johnson. 1859.' and inscribed with title (on the reverse)
oil on paper laid down on panel
7¼ x 11¼ in. (18.4 x 28.6 cm.)
Lincoln Isham, great-grandson of President Abraham Lincoln.
Mrs. George Arden.
Christie's, New York, 28 May 1992, lot 20.
Private collection, New York, acquired from the above.
By descent to the present owner.
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G. Owens, Nature Transcribed: The Landscapes and Still Lifes of David Johnson (1827-1908), New Haven, Connecticut, 1988, p. 80.
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