13 - 14 December 2007
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
William John Whittemore (American, 1860-1955)
signed and dated 'Wm J Whittemore 85' (lower right)
oil on board
14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm.)
Painted in 1885.
with Spanierman Gallery, New York.
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