SOLD Autumn Scene with Boat

by Arthur Parton (1842–1914)
Oil on canvas laid down on panel
18⅛ x 34 1/16 inches
Signed lower left: Arthur Parton



Maxine J. Smith (1929–2021), Windham, Connecticut

Estate of above, Savannah, Georgia

Sale, Everard Auctions, Savannah, Georgia, June 8, 2021, from above

Private collection, New York, New York, acquired from above

Artist Biography

Along with his younger brother Ernest, Arthur Parton was a central member of the Hudson River School. Born in Hudson, New York, Arthur trained under William Trost Richards at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and began exhibiting in Philadelphia at the age of twenty-two. Richards’ influence can be seen throughout his early work, which followed the naturalistic mode of the Hudson River School. After spending a year in Europe in 1869, he began to experiment with the style of the Barbizon School, creating pastoral landscapes with softer brushwork and a pronounced attention to tone. As he incorporated aspects

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