December 6, 2015 14:00 EST

American Art & Pennsylvania Impressionists

 
  Lot 28
 
Lot 28 - RUFUS FAIRCHILD ZOGBAUM  (AMERICAN 1849-1925)

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RUFUS FAIRCHILD ZOGBAUM (AMERICAN 1849-1925)
"BATTLE OF THE BIG HOLE"

Signed and dated 'R.F. Zogbaum/ 95' bottom right, gouache on paper laid to card
18 x 13 3/4 in. (45.7 x 34.9cm)

Provenance: Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, Delaware.
Acquired from the above, 1995.
Private Collection, Delaware.
LITERATURE:
Harper's Weekly: A Journal of Civilization, New York, December 28, 1895, vol. XXXIX, no. 2036, (cover illustration).
NOTE:
The present painting represents a battle fought August 9 and 10, 1877, between the United States troops and Chief Joseph and his Nez Perce Indians. The Big Hole Battlefield National Monument, which spans 200 acres, is in southwestern Montana, and was established in 1910.
This lot will be accompanied by a copy of the original Harper's Weekly for which it was the cover illustration.

Sold for $2,500
Estimated at $2,000 - $3,000


 

Signed and dated 'R.F. Zogbaum/ 95' bottom right, gouache on paper laid to card
18 x 13 3/4 in. (45.7 x 34.9cm)

Provenance: Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, Delaware.
Acquired from the above, 1995.
Private Collection, Delaware.
LITERATURE:
Harper's Weekly: A Journal of Civilization, New York, December 28, 1895, vol. XXXIX, no. 2036, (cover illustration).
NOTE:
The present painting represents a battle fought August 9 and 10, 1877, between the United States troops and Chief Joseph and his Nez Perce Indians. The Big Hole Battlefield National Monument, which spans 200 acres, is in southwestern Montana, and was established in 1910.
This lot will be accompanied by a copy of the original Harper's Weekly for which it was the cover illustration.

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