22 November 2016
Distinguished American Art from a New York Private Collection
Edward Henry Potthast (1857-1927)
On the Beach
signed 'E Potthast' (lower left)--signed again and inscribed 'To Miss Margaret Buckner/with compliments of/Edw H Potthast' (on the reverse)
oil on paperboard laid down on paperboard
4 7/8 x 7 ¼ in. (12.4 x 18.4 cm.)
Painted in 1917.
Miss Margaret Buckner, gift from the above, 1917.
Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc., New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2002.
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