20 November 2002
WILLIAM HENRY DAVID KOERNER (1878-1938)
I apologize. Sure!
signed and dated 'W.H.D. Koerner 1918' (lower right)--inscribed 'Tobermory - I apologize. Sure! I'd apologize to a polecat - any polecat - to please Pa.' and with printing notations on the reverse
oil on canvas
24 x 36 in. (61 x 91.4 cm.)
Kennett Harris, New Jersey.
Private collection, Glen Gardner, New Jersey, acquired from the above, circa 1920's.
Private collection, Glen Gardner, New Jersey, by gift from the above, 1948.
By descent in the family to the present owner.
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