William Michael Harnett
The Pipe Rack (The Artist's Pipe Rack), 1877
Signed WM Harnett and dated 1877 (lr)
Oil on board
7 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches
Frank Lavand (Lavaud?), Staten Island, New York, around 1877
George Y. Browne, 1884
Berry-Hill Galleries, New York
Bruce Weber, American Paintings and Sculpture VIII 1999, Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc., New York, 1999, p. 64, illus.
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Inscribed faintly on the wood backing Presented to... Geo Y. Br... / by Frank La... of Ra... / Staten Island 1884 / This picture hung on the / wall of the hotel several years / before it was...
Inpaint around the edges, with very little within the composition. A few light spatters in the background in the lower half of the painting.
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