Torrent in the Highlands

 
Artist
Creation date
Materials
oil on canvas
Mark Descriptions
signature and date in red paint l.l.: G Dore | 1981 | G Dore
Dimensions
20 x 35-1/2 in. (canvas) 25-1/2 x 41-3/8 x 2-3/8 in. (framed)
Credit line
Gift of the Shaw-Burckhart-Brenner Foundation, Inc.
Accession number
72.17
Collection
Not Currently On View
Probably (Samuel P. Avery, New York).{1} (Couper Gallery, London) by 1967.{2} (H. Shickman Gallery, New York);{3} purchased by the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1972.{4}

[1}See Madeleine Fidell Beaufort et al., The Diaries 1871-1882 of Samuel P. Avery, Art Dealer, New York, 1979, pp. 463, 793, fig. 95.
{2}The painting was included in Summer Exhibition, Couper Gallery, London, 12 June-15 July 1967, cat. no. 16 (ill.) Correspondence with John Couper, Paris, in 1978 indicates that he purchased the painting at auction in Paris, but he does not recall to whom he sold it.
{3} H. Shickman gallery label on the back of the frame gives the stock number P558.
{4}IMA Temporary Receipt No. 9165.
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