ALEXANDER H. WYANT (AMERICAN 1836-1892). A SUNLIT VALE, ADIRONDACK MOUNTAINS, CIRCA 1876-1880.Est. $25,000-$35,000
Probably depicting a scene in the Keene Valley. Oil on canvas, 26 ½ x 40 inches. Signed “A.H. Wyant” l.l. In the original period gilt frame.
Provenance: Collection of Henry Harper Benedict (1844-1935), Owner and President of the Remington Typewriter Company; and by descent in the family to the present owner.
Literature: Listed and illustrated in Eliot Clark, “Alexander Wyant,” 1916, pp. 46-47; also listed on Anthony E. Batelle’s website, www.alexanderwyant.org, no. 119.030.