American School "The Roaming Herd" - 19th century, oil on canvas painting, apparently unsigned. A large bucolic pastoral landscape with a small farm house to the right side and cows roaming in the street under a gloomy sky. Approx.28" x 41" (canvas) , 40.5 x 51.5" (frame). Provenance: From the Private Collection of Mr. William Pate of Atlanta, Georgia.
Minor craquelure to surface, non-distracting stretcher mark to canvas. Under blacklight examination: Patch to verso of canvas with over paint to central sky, small scattered areas of over paint present to canvas.
LARGE 19TH CENTURY, BUCOLIC PASTORAL OIL ON CANVAS