Circle Of George Caleb Bingham. O/C Boy Fishing.
Circle of George Caleb Bingham. Scene of a boy in a straw hat sitting on a rock with one foot in the water and fishing pole across his lap. American, mid 19th century. Oil on canvas. Unsigned. In carved gesso and giltwood frame. 28" x 23", Frame: 35 1/2" x 31". Provenance From the Collection of Denis & Lorena Thurman.
Painting has been relined. Repair that runs across the shoulders through his mouth, into the rocks behind on either side. Another repair at the top right, and another in the water.