William Henry Buck
Sold for $200,000
"Boys Fishing on a Pier, Louisiana Bayou", 1881
oil on canvas
signed and dated lower right.
18" x 30", framed 28" x 40"
Provenance: Hanagriff family, Centerville, St. Mary Parish, Louisiana; Doris Supple, ca. 1970; Doris Supple Estate; Peter Patout Antiques, New Orleans, 1990.
**Painting has been relined. Layer of surface soiling. Yellowing of varnish layer. Craquelure, especially in sky. Scattered inpainting: upper left corner to mid left edge, upper right corner to mid right edge, along upper edge, areas in clouds and sky.
Frame with abrasions, scratches and losses.