Oranges and Grapes, 1888. Signed and dated "CA Tillinghast. 1888." l.l., identified on a label from Vose Galleries, Boston, on the frame backing. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Lined, retouch.
N.B. Miss C.A. Tillinghast is listed as a still life painter from the Providence and Fall River area, active in the late 19th century. The frame bears a label from the Minneapolis Institute of Arts indicating that the painting was loaned to the museum for an Auction and Collector's Sale, November 1-December 17, 1976. Estimate $300-500
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