28 September 2010
Property of a Distinguished Private Collector, New York
Thomas Doughty (1793-1856)
Along the Hudson
signed 'Doughty' and dated indistinctly (center right)
oil on canvas
14½ x 18 in. (36.8 x 45.7 cm.)
Newhouse Galleries, Inc., New York.
Thomas Mellon Evans, New York, acquired from the above.
Christie's, New York, 21 May 1998, lot 55.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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