The Bridle Path, White Mountains
Title: The Bridle Path, White Mountains
Date:1868
Medium:Oil on canvas
Dimensions:61.3 x 96.5 cm
Inscription:Signed and dated lower left: HOMER N.A./-1868-
Credit Line:Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Provenance:

Martha Bennett Phelps (Mrs. John Case Phelps), Wilkes-Barre, Pa.; William George Phelps, Binghamton, N.Y., her son, by descent; Esther Phelps Pumpelly, Owego, N.Y., his daughter, by descent; [Macbeth Gallery, New York, 1937–8, sold to the Whitney]; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (1938–50); [M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1950, sold to Clark, 1 May 1950]; Sterling and Francine Clark (1950–55); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.

Exhibitions to 1910:

Brooklyn Art Association, New York, Spring Exhibition, Mar. 1869, no. 252; National Academy of Design, New York, 45th Annual Exhibition, 15 Apr.–early June 1870, no. 173 (as The White Mountains)

Keywords: animals, leisure, mountains, paintings, White Mountains, women
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Accession Number:1955.2