Lot 239
Wesley E. Webber (MA, 1841-1914), The Stroll
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, signed and dated "W. Webber. / 84" lower left, presented in original gilt and gesso frame with acanthus borders, the frame's verso with Hastings & Davenport, Boston label. SS 13.75 x 10.5 in.; DOA 219.75 x 21.5

A native of Maine and a Union Army veteran, Webber was a self-taught and highly accomplished landscape artist based in Boston and, later, in New York. Many of his scenes were painted from life in New Hampshire.

Some surface grime and yellowing of varnish; minor chipping to the frame corners; the frame with gold overpaint; black light inspection reveals a small spot touch-up in upper left corner.

$600 - 900