Chester Harding (American, 1792-1866)
Rural Landscape with Cabin and Stream
Signed and inscribed "Painted by/Chester Harding/1840/Watertown, Mass" in ink on the reverse.
Oil on panel, 10 1/4 x 13 in. (26.0 x 33.0 cm),framed.
Condition: Panel with slight bowing and a hairline horizontal crack across the center, retouch to fill the crack and areas of craquelure, overall stable craquelure with shrinking.
Framed dimensions are 15 1/2 x 18 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.
Also inscribed on the reverse with a numerical notation, specifically the multiplication of 23 x 3.5.
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