Winter Landscape Oil Painting of Cottage
Untitled (cottage in winter), circa 1900
Oil painting with varnish on board
Signed “W. Post” to the lower right
Accompanied by booklet William Merritt Post, and The Art of The Country Stream published by the Mattatuck Museum
- Please note, this frame is highly fragile. Some restoration after shipping should be expected. Please consider this before bidding.
- area of flaking to paint and peeling to board at the lower left edge of the painting; light craquelure, scratching, scuffing, and accretions to paint and veneer; significant cracking, chipping, and loss to gold-toned gesso accents and veneer of frame, most heavily along the left side; several segments of the foliate-pattern accents of the frame appear to have been broken off and reattached with adhesive in the past; discoloration, accretions, minor abrasions, scratching, and scuffing to frame.
- measurements of frame; sight measures 17.5" W x 11.5" H.