Loading Spinner

Robert Scott Duncanson (1821 - 1872)

Lot 107: Robert Scott Duncanson (1821-1872)

Christie's

May 25, 2006
New York, NY, US

More About this Item


Description

River Scene
oil on canvas
28 1/2 x 52 in. (72.4 x 132.1 cm.)

Artist or Maker

Robert Scott Duncanson (1821-1872)

Exhibited

Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Art Museum, Robert S. Duncanson: A Centennial Exhibition, March 16-April 30, 1972, no. 35.

Literature

Cincinnati Art Museum, Robert S. Duncanson: A Centennial Exhibition, exhibition catalogue, pp. 36, 41, fig. 35, illustrated.
J.D. Parks, Robert S. Duncanson: 19th Century Black Romantic Painter, Washington D.C., 1980, p. 42.
J.D. Ketner, The Emergence of the African-American Artist: Robert S. Duncanson 1821-1872, Columbia, Missouri, 1993.

Provenance

Murdock Williams, Yellow Springs, Ohio.
Margaret Williams Rouse, Cincinnati, Ohio.
By descent to the present owner.

Request more information