Lot 139: William Henry Buck (Norwegian/New Orleans)
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: William Henry Buck (Norwegian/New Orleans, 1840-1888), "Christ on the Mount", hand-cut silhouette, signed mid-right, "Gaspar Cusachs Collection" label with title en verso, sight 21 1/2 in. x 21 1/2 in., period frame. Provenance: Gaspar Cusachs, entrepreneur, historian and collector, (1855-1929); The Gaspar Cusachs Collection, loaned to the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA (c. 1909-2016).