Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823-1900) Ramapo valley 8 1/8 x 14 1/4in
Lot 19
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823-1900) Ramapo valley 8 1/8 x 14 1/4in
Sold for US$ 34,160 inc. premium
Lot Details
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF DR. JOHN BURRELL OLIVER
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823-1900)
Ramapo valley
signed and dated 'J.F.Cropsey 1881' (lower left)
oil on canvas
8 1/8 x 14 1/4in

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    with Chapellier Gallery, New York, by 1975, as Lake George
    sale Sotheby Parke Bernet, Los Angeles, 5 October 1981, lot 168, as Lake George
    sale Christie's, New York, 28 September 1989, lot 70, as Autumn Lake George

    LITERATURE:
    American Art Selections, 5 (New York: Chapellier Galleries, 1975), n. p., illus. no. 29, as Lake George

    According to Dr. Kenneth Maddox, the present painting will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonne of the artist's work being produced by the Newington Cropsey Fondation, however, the setting is most likely not Lake George, but rather the Ramapo valley near Cropsey's summer home.

Saleroom notices

  • 'Ramapo valley' will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonne of the artist's work being prepared by Dr. Kenneth Maddox of thr Newington Cropsey Foundation.
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