William Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin SceneWilliam Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin SceneWilliam Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin SceneWilliam Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin SceneWilliam Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin SceneWilliam Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin SceneWilliam Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin SceneWilliam Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin SceneWilliam Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin Scene

A genre painting of a Southern cabin scene by American artist William Aiken Walker (1838-1921). Walker was born in Charlestown, SC, the son of a prominent cotton agent, and was primarily a self-taught artist, become very well-known for his expressions of plantations, cotton fields, African Americans, and dock scenes. After the Civil War, he spent time in New Orleans, as well as North Carolina, spending many summers at Arden Park Lodge in the Asheville area, until it burned in 1919.
Oil on panel, signed lower left, and housed in a period giltwood frame, with light soiling overall. Dimensions: 6 1/4" h x 12 1/4", actual; 8 7/8" h x 14 7/8", framed.
Provenance: This painting comes from a 22- room mansion known as "Baranca," built by John Malcolm Forbes, in Westwood, MA. “Baranca” has had three owners. This painting, which was found in the luggage room of the mansion, has been in the third owner's family since 1940.

Item ID: 5200

William Aiken Walker Oil Painting of a Southern Cabin Scene

$14,800 USD

Add to Cart
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

20 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List


New Hampshire Antique Co-op


The Hackler Family
Milford
NH
  

Featuring period furniture, fine art, quality porcelain, silver and decorative accessories.

Celebrating family business since 1983! New Hampshire's finest group shop. Family owned and operated. 200+ dealers.

Member since 2004

Shipping & Handling:Freight (cost to be determined)
Insurance:Included
Shipping to: USA
change

More from New Hampshire Antique Co-op