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Lot 0416
William C. Emerson (Connecticut, 1865-1937) egg tempera on board painting depicting a landscape with autumnal trees. Signed and dated, Emerson/ 09, lower right. Housed in a Rococo style giltwood frame. Sight - 21 3/4" H x 27 3/4" W. Framed - 29" H x 35" W. Provenance: Property private Louisville, KY collection. Biography (courtesy Askart): Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)


Craquelure, surface of painting. Scattered paint flakes, largest 3/4", to surface of painting.

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William C. Emerson landscape, tempera on board

Estimate $600 - $800Aug 5, 2017