Lot 371
Frank Stick (American, 1884 - 1966), A Hunter with Two English Setters
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, signed lower right, presented in a wood frame with gilt interior, includes Greene Gallery label to verso.

SS 33.75 x 26.5 in.; DOA 41.5 x 34.25 in.

From the Estate of the late Mr. & Mrs. Walter R. Davis, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Frank Stick was an important American illustrator who studied under Howard Pyle and was a contemporary of N. C. Wyeth. His illustrations graced the pages of many magazines including Field and Stream, The Saturday Evening Post, Colliers, and Outdoor American.

In 1929, Stick moved with his family to the Outer Banks of North Carolina, settling on Roanoke Island. He was a staunch preservationist and was instrumental in achieving the designation of Cape Hatteras Seashore the first National Seashore.

Faint stretcher mark along top edge of canvas; stable craquelure throughout; no evidence of retouch visible under UV light; waxed backing to canvas.

$5,000 - 7,000