Lot 1015Tompkins Harrison Matteson
Hunting Wolf (Hunting Bear), 1869
Signed T.H. Matteson and dated 1869 (ll); inscribed A Bridal Gift to Mrs. Anna R. White,/from her friend T. H. Matteson, 1873 on the stretcher
Oil on canvas
9 x 18 inches
New London, Connecticut, Lyman Allyn Museum American Romantic Paintings of the 18th and 19th Centuries From the Collection of Lee Anderson, Feb. 26-Mar. 26, 1961
C Sold to Benefit the Lee B. Anderson Memorial Foundation
Sold for $1,375
Frame rubbing. Visible stretcher marks. Surface grime. Buckling of canvas at the lower right corner. Scattered craquelure throughout. Dense varnish, unable to see visible restoration under UV light. Possible inpaint and repairs in the hair of the boy and an area two inches from the right of the boy's head with corresponding patches on the reverse.
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