[unattributed, American school]
Playing croquet, ca.1850-ca.1860
Oil on canvas
15 x 12 inches [unframed] ; 19 x 17 inches [framed]
Excellent original untouched condition.
Likely an example of Southern painting, due to the unusual trees shown, the couple plays croquet in the distance on the hill.
2021 ( David Smernoff, New Haven, CT & New York, NY ) ;
after ca.1850s-ca.1860 Private collection of [unknown] ;
ca.1850s-ca.1860 [unattributed], the artist .