1 December 2005
Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905)
Deer in the Adirondacks
signed and dated 'AF Tait/NY.1877' (lower right)--signed, dated and inscribed 'No 16/A.F.Tait./Y.MCA 23 St NY/1877.' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
26¼ x 40¼ in. (66.7 x 102.2 cm.)
Newhouse Galleries Inc., New York.
Private collection, Washington, D.C., 1966.
By descent to the present owner.
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W.H. Cadbury and H.F. Marsh, Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait: Artist in the Adirondacks, Newark, Delaware, 1986, p. 239, fig. 77.5, illustrated.
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