Lot 86: George A. Hays Sheep In Pasture O/C Painting
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: RHODE ISLAND/MASSACHUSETTS, 1854-1945 An oil on canvas painting by New England artist George Arthur Hays. The work depicts twelve sheep grazing in a New England pasture. The blue sky is illuminated by the setting sun with billowy clouds gleaming bright hues of yellow, pink, and purple. The work is signed lower left "G.A. Hays" and titled "Grazing in the Sunset" G.A. Hays 37 verso. The painting retains its original gilt wood frame.
Condition Report: Overall stabile craqueller due to being exposed to moisture showing some separation, overall displays well.
Dimensions: Oil on canvas measures 21" by 27", framed 27" by 33"