Painting, ca.1950s oil on canvas signed in lower right, H.J. Prettyman, American school, rectilinear, horizontal presentation, impressionistically depicts personal property scattered about an out of doors yard sale in a rural landscape setting with a backdrop of deciduous trees. Paper exhibition label on verso reads: Herbert J. Prettyman, Sharpton Rd, Laurel, Delaware, title The Scavenger.
Frame Dimensions: 25¾”H 29½”W
Sight Dimensions: 15⅜”H 26⅜”E
Artist: Herbert J. Prettyman (American) is/was an artist. The artist’s first artwork to be offered at auction was Farm at Edge of Cornfield at Sloans & Kenyon in 2015. NFI.
Provenance: Fishersville Outdoor Flea Market near Staunten Virginia, Mark C. Grove.