Samuel Harkness McCrea [1867-1941]
The gentle falls, ca.1898
Oil on canvas
25 x 30 inches
Signed on verso and lower right
In great period frame
Painted in France.
Marking type: White horizontal rectangular handwritten Instruction label in black ink attached with two nails.
Location: Middle stretcher support (verso) at center.
Text: ‘For / 11th Annual Exhibition / Art Institute / Chicago / U.S.A.’.
Marking type: Hand-painted name.
Location: Across center canvas verso.
Text: ‘McCrea (Samuel H.)’.
1898 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL “Eleventh annual exhibition”, November.