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Henry Edward Potthast

Henry Edward Potthast

Edward Henry Potthast
(American, 1857-1927)

Canoeing

Oil on board 12 x 16 inches

Signed lower right E. Potthast

Provenance:
Estate of the artist to E.H. Potthast, II (the artist's nephew-namesake)

Louise Potthast Schumacher (the artist's grandniece)

Mr. and Mrs. Merrill J. Gross by 1965

Sotheby's NY sale “Important American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture” May 28, 1987, lot 278; Private Collection, Switzerland (through 1987)

Exhibited:
Allied Artists of America, Inc., NYC, Tenth Annual Exhibition 1923 (label verso)

Feragil Gallery, NYC, Sketches of Ogunquit by Edward H. Potthast, 10/18/24-11/1/24 (label verso)

Feragil Gallery, NYC, Edward Henry Potthast Memorial Exhibition , no. 3, 1928

The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Thumb Box Sketches by Edward H. Potthast or Special Exhibition of Small Paintings by Edward H. Potthast, March 10-March 23, 1924, no. 5

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH, Paintings by Edward H. Potthast, 1857-1927, from the collection of Mr. & Mrs. Merrill Gross , no. 4, 1965

The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, Edward Henry Potthast , November 14-December 19, 1965, no 4

The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., Edward Potthast, N.A., 1857-1927, The Merrill J. Gross Collection, no. 4, 1973 (label verso)

Literature:
Illustrated color plate #35, Edward Henry Potthast, More Than One Man Patricia Jobe Pierce (2006)

Excellent original condition

Period gold leaf frame