Cornwallby Walter Elmer Schofield (1867–1944)
13¾ x 15 15/16 inches
Signed lower right: Schofield; on verso: To my friend / Dr. French – / Mon 23rd 30 – / WS Schofield / Penha[illegible]le Ferry / Cornwall / [illegible] / The Estuary / W. S.
Bingham Gallery, San Jose, California
Private collection, Tucson, Arizona, acquired from above, 1997
Mining Village in Cornwall, ca. 1920, oil on canvas, 19⅛ x 23½ inches, signed lower right: Schofield; The Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minnesota
Note: This work was painted circa 1930. Schofield first lived in Cornwall, England, after marrying an Englishwoman in the 1890s.