Lot 73: Edith Hume European Bucolic Genre Scene Painting
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: UNITED KINGDOM, 1862-1906 A fine oil on canvas bucolic genre scene painting by European artist Edith Hume. The work depicts two children one with empty pail in hand the other with filled jug walking towards a water well beyond a wooden fence in the foreground. The background depicts a finely painted tree line and mountain range. The work is signed in the lower right corner and is housed in it's original gilt and gesso wood frame.
Condition Report: Overall very good condition. Possibly old professional cleaning and stretching, a beautifully presented package.
Dimensions: Painting measures 14" by 18", with wide gold frame 26" by 30".