Riverbed Landscape Oil Painting, Grace Wells c1885
A Victorian oil on board by artist Grace Wells. Ms. Wells painted natural landscapes throughout Maine. his painting dates to c1885 and has its original frame. Her signature in on the back of the painting, in graphite. The frame is deep and opulent, with gilded hearts, a tulip within each, all in lemon gilt. It is a frame of several dimensions. There is a chip in the surfact plaster top left corner, and a chip to a corner tip, bottom left. The painting itself is in lovely condition, although it would benefit from a gentle, not necessarily a professional, cleaning. Overall size 14" X 17".