Naïve folk art landscape painting, oil on canvas, probably of the Hudson River, unsigned.
The painting is a view of the river from a rocky, elevated bank, and portrays people on shore and a sailboat flying an American flag.
The painting is in a period gold leaf frame. The canvas is stamped “Goupil & Co., Artists and Colourmen, 366 Broadway, New York”. This dates the painting from circa 1854-1860. There is some minor paint flaking in the sky area. Otherwise, the painting is in very good condition.
Dimensions: 20½” x 18½” ; Viewed area: 17½” x 15½”
Item No. 130315