On the Bank of the Oise, France
Oil on canvas
26 x 36 1/2 inches
Inscription: Signed and dated lower left: "Dennis M. Bunker/Paris 1883"
Provenance: Provenance: the artist; Mary Bunker Cotten Hoyt (the artist's sister), until 1944; Muriel Gurden Saltonstall Cotten Brotherton (her daughter), until 1967; Gurdon Saltonstall Brotherton (her son), until 1970; Graham Williford, New York; with Berry-Hill Galleries, New York; a New York estate; Christie' s, New York, May 25, 2000, lot 37
Exhibited: Society of American Artists, New York, May-June 1884, no. 18; 12th Annual Inter-State Industrial Exhibition of Chicago, September-October 1884, no. 363; Noyes and Blakesee Gallery, Boston, Exhibition of Paintings by Dennis M. Bunker (first one-man exhibition), fall 1885, no. 7 (as The Bank of the Oise); St. Botolph Club, Boston, An Exhibition of Pictures by Dennis Miller Bunker (memorial exhibition), January-February 1891, no. 40 (as The Bank of the Oise); Decorative Arts Center, New York, Painting in America, Yesterday and Tomorrow, winter 1973; New Britain Museum of American Art, Connecticut (and traveling), Dennis Miller Bunker (1861-1890) Rediscovered, April-June 1978, no. 9.
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