George Inness

The Lackawanna Valley



George Inness - The Lackawanna Valley

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 821


Provenance

Commissioned c. 1856 by the Delaware, Lackawanna, and Western Railroad, Scranton, Pennsylvania
The artist, from 1891
by inheritance 1894 to his daughter, Mrs. Jonathan Scott Hartley, New York
her sale, American Art Association, New York, 24 March 1927, nr. 76, as The First Roundhouse of the D.L. and W.R.R. at Scranton
with Henry Schultheis Co., New York
sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, 24 February 1938, nr. 54, as The First Roundhouse of the D.L. & W. Railroad, Scranton, Pennsylvania
with Henry Schultheis Co., New York
sold 24 May 1944 to M. Knoedler & Co., New York
purchased February 1945 by Millicent Rogers (Mrs. Huttleson Rogers, 1902-1953), Washington, D.C.
gift 1945 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1945.4.1

Other works by George Inness


George Inness Over the River
Over the River

George Inness Autumn Gold
Autumn Gold
1888

George Inness View of the Tiber near Perugia
View of the Tiber near Perugia
1874

George Inness Early Morning, Tarpon Springs
Early Morning, Tarpon Springs
1892

George Inness
The Lackawanna Valley
1855
86 x 127.3 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower left: G. Inness
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.