27 September 2004
William Aiken Walker (1838-1921)
Cotton Picker; and Field Hand: A Pair of Works
each, signed with initials conjoined 'WAWalker.' (lower left)
each, oil on board
each, 12¼ x 6 in. (31.1 x 15.2 cm.) (2)
By descent to the present owners.
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