2 March 2006
Carl William Peters (1897-1980)
The Little Village, Bushnell Basin
signed 'CARL W PETERS' (lower right)
oil on canvas
20 x 25 in. (50.8 x 63.5 cm.)
Painted circa 1920.
Michael A. LaTragna Fine Art, Rochester, New York.
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