Lot 20Attributed to Russell Smith
Madigan House, Wheat Harvest
Inscribed Madigan House on the stretcher
Oil on canvas
8 x 12 1/2 inches
This charming scene depicts the Madigan house, a modest dwelling adjacent to the Castle, the home of Russell Smith in Abington, PA. During the 1890s he painted a number of such views of his property. We extend our thanks to Dr. Robert Torchia for his generous assistance in identifying the location of this work and for proposing the likely attribution.
Sold for $1,188
Small repaired puncture in canvas over lower stretcher with associated inpaint, as well as touches of inpaint at lower left and right corners.
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