Artist: John White Allen Scott (American, 1815-1907)
Signed: JWA Scott 1886, lower right.
Subject: Pastoral scene. Landscape with cattle and a small figure walking a path to the right.
Medium: Oil on canvas.
Mounted in what appears to be the original gilt frame.
Dimensions (height x width):
21 3/4" x 35 1/2" (image sight)
35 3/4" x 49 1/4" (frame)
Provenance: This item is on consignment to Canvas & Kiln from the current owner, whose parents purchased it in 1980 from The Hunter Gallery, San Francisco. Torn paper affixed verso from the artist's studio reads "J. W. A. SCOTT, 44 Pleasant Street, Cambridgeport".
Condition: The canvas has been relined at some point. No repairs or inpainting found under UV light. There are some lossed to areas of frame, and wear to frame consistent with age. See pictures for further details. Contact us with any questions.
About the artist: JWA Scott is associated with the Hudson River School and White Mountain Art of New Hampshire. His work can be found in the collections of:
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Currier Museum of Art
Farnsworth Art Museum
1886 John White Allen Scott Pastoral Cattle Landscape Painting
Hudson River School, Landscape
American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture