Arthur Parton was born in 1842 in Hudson, New York and died in Yonkers, New York. He studied at the National Academy and the Pennsylvania Academy. He primarily painted in the Adirondacks and Catskills and was heavily influenced by the Hudson River School artist.
The painting is an oil on canvas painting signed on the right side. The painting is in very good condition, and measures 14 x 22 in an old frame.