Quick Reference

Time Period:
Painted in 1930 - '31.

Location:
Hawley, MA

Medium:
Oil on Canvas

Type:
Landscape

Category:
Roads & Streets

Size:
25 X 30

Exhibited:
Unknown

Purchased:
F. Raymond Andrews

Provenance:
N/A

Noteworthy:

Recently (January 2014) a chalk drawing, Afternoon Shadows, of the same abandon road appeared for sale and sold on ebay.

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RSW's Diary Comments

"Painted in 1930- 1. Woodland detail of leafy November road. Painted in Hawley on abandoned road that goes down from Uncle Burt?s "Brown place" into 'Upper City' on Hawley Road. Sold Nov. 10 to F. Raymond Andrews, Bernardston Rd. Greenfield, Mass."


Additional Notes

Recently (January 2014) a chalk drawing, Afternoon Shadows, of the same abandon road appeared for sale and sold on ebay. Below is a side by side comparison of the two pieces.


Close up of RSW's signature

This painting was sold in December 2012 at auction from the Karges Fine Art Gallery in California. It has returned to Massachusetts.


Right: A closer look at RSW signature from the painting.


Below: After the sale of this painting RSW wrote the letter below to the orginal purchaser.