1907 WILLIAM HASKELL COFFIN Elegant Gate O/C Painting
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The Elegant Gate: An Outdoor Scene
Oil on canvas mounted to cardboard
Signed and dated at lower right "W. Haskell Coffin 1907"
13.75 x 10.25 inches; housed in a painted wood frame measuring 15 x 12 overall
Mild soiling; light wear at edges and corners; small, unobtrusive dent to background at upper right; otherwise fine, with no restorations
About the artist: Born in Charleston, South Carolina, Coffin studied at the Corcoran School of Art and in Paris with Jean-Paul Laurens. He was best known as a prolific illustrator for such magazines as Redbook and the American. In addition to his famous “Coffin Girl,” he was also well respected for his portraits, landscapes, seascapes, and street scenes.
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