Lot 51: Edmund Darch Lewis O/C Painting Dated 1878
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: PENSYLVANNIA, 1835-1910 An oil on canvas painting by Pennsylvanian artist Edmund Darch Lewis. The work depicts a small cottage on the edge of a river with a small waterfall in the middle ground. The background exhibits great depth in the depiction of a parting mountain range in a soft gray tone. The artist effectively reflects the fall foliage on the river in the foreground. The work is signed lower right "Edmund D Lewis" and dated "1878". The reverse retains partial original Boston gallery label.
Condition Report: Overall very good condition in fine handmade replacement frame.
Dimensions: Oil on canvas measures 22" by 12", framed 30" by 20"