HENRY PEMBER SMITH (1854-1907)
Oil on canvas, signed “HENRY P. SMITH” (lower right)
Mounted in a carved gilt-wood frame
Painting dimensions – height 20 1/8 in. (51,1 cm), width 28 in. (71,1 cm)
Frame dimensions – height 26 in. (66 cm), width 34 1/8 inches (86,7 cm)
Good overall condition. Area of repair and restoration above and to the right of the boat, does not detract from the appearance of the painting. Very small touch-up spot above the signature, visible only under UV light. Gilt-wood frame is in good condition.
Henry Pember Smith (February 20, 1854 – October 16, 1907) was an American painter, best known for his depictions of country cottages and river scenes around Lyme and East Lyme, Connecticut, and paintings of the sea and shore in New Jersey, Rhode Island, and Cape Ann to Maine.
- Item Nr. 5239