William Wendt (1865-1946)
Verdant Summer Landscape, unsigned, oil on board, oval: 7.5'' x 9.25'', est:$2000/3000. Provenance: The artist; given to his sweetheart (later wife), Julia Bracken, Chicago, IL, circa 1894-1901; given to P.G. Napolitano, from his sculpture teacher at Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, CA, Julia Bracken Wendt, circa 1924-1934; given to Emma Amalie Goetz-Napolitano, wife of the above, 1935
Visual: Generally good condition with very minor frame abrasion and discolored varnish. Blacklight: No evidence of restoration under blacklight.