Lot 12
Attributed to Charles Caleb Ward (1831-1896)

“QUIET EVENING” (WOODLAND LANE WITH MAN GATHERING LUMBER), 1860, Oil on canvas; signed with initials CCW and dated 1860 lower left, indistinctly titled “Quiet? Evening”/ “painted by (possibly inscribed) ‘Charles Caleb Ward’”) in diluted black ink to the top stretcher, a handwritten white label with red border inscribed: “Starr”? to the verso, height 6.0" — 15.2cm, width 6.0" — 15.2cm


Est. $300/400
Realised: $360
Auction Date: 10/05/2017


Provenance: “Starr”? Collection;
Estate Collection, of Toronto auctioneer, David Ritchie (born in New Brunswick)

Note: The simply joined pine stretcher indicates this work is Canadian.


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