3 March 2011
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK ESTATE
Joseph Rusling Meeker (1827-1889)
Lake Mendota, Wisconsin
signed and dated 'JR Meeker/1870' (lower right)--signed and dated again and inscribed with title (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
12 x 20 in. (30.5 x 50.8 cm.)
Walter Mitchel Smith, Stamford, Connecticut and York, Maine, circa 1870s.
Spanierman Gallery, LLC, New York.
Time Warner, Inc., New York.
Sotheby's, New York, 23 April 1998, lot 3.
Private collection, New York, acquired from the above.
By descent to the present owner.
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