AMERICAN SCHOOL (19TH CENTURY) LANDSCAPE PAINTING, oil on artist's/academy board, depicting a lone buck standing beside a lake in wooded, hilly setting. Signed "P. E. S." in pencil lower right. Housed in a molded wood frame. Fourth quarter 19th century. 7 3/4" x 18" sight, 15 1/2" x 25 3/4" OA. Provenance: Property from the estate of John R. Salak, Amissville, VA.
Excellent condition with minor abrasions to painting. Frame refinished with wear (possibly cut down).