Path to Brookville
Oil on canvas
20 x 28 inches
Inscription: Signed and dated 1905 lower left
Provenance: Mr. and Mrs. Hugo W. Fechtman, Indianapolis; Private Collection, Richmond, Indiana (purchased through Eckert Fine Art, Indianapolis, 1996).
Exhibited: Brookville, Indiana, Franklin County Courthouse, "Brookville Through the Artist's Eye," October 16–November 13, 2009 (Exhibition by the Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, Indiana); Richmond, Indiana, Richmond Art Museum, "Collector's Edition: Hoosier Art Heritage," February 1–March 26, 2016; Indianapolis, Indiana, Indiana Historical Society, "Indiana Impressions: The Art of T. C. Steele," April 21–July 9, 2016.
Literature: Illustrated on the cover and again on the inside of the brochure accompanying the "Brookville Through the Artist's Eye" exhibition, 2009; Rachel Berenson Perry, Selma N. Steele, Theodore L. Steele, and Wilbur D. Peat, "The House of the Singing Winds: The Life and Work of T. C. Steele" (Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society Press, 2016), reprod. p. 192.
Note: Excellent condition. Superior-quality period-style 22K gold gilded frame.
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