"Painted ?. A winter rocky slope with the immense old maple (back of Annie Griswold's) topping against a sky of gray winter clouds with light yellow streaks breaking through it. (This grand old maple I've painted several times: Clifford Richmond's autumn canvas, Edith Storer Rhoades autumn canvas, my 36 x 42 At Peace etc). Bought from my exhibition at the Vose Galleries in1936 by Mrs. W. H. Wesson of 302 Maple Street, Springfield, Mass., for $450. (less 25%= $337.50)"
Painted just off Upper Street at the bottom of Orcutt Hill in Buckland Center, Massachusetts
This painting came up for auction at the Mystic Fine Arts on 11/25/02. The low estimate was $1,500.00 and high estimate was $2,500.00. The painting sold for $1800.00.
See also, At Peace for a similar painting of a different season (fall).