American, 1889 - 1963
Signed L. Ritman lower right; titled on reverse. Painting is accompanied with an original, hand-finished frame designed by Samuel Marx.
“Exhibition of Paintings by Louis Ritman at the Art Institute of Chicago”, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, February 23-March 9, 1915, #5.
“The 111th Annual Exhibition”, The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, February 6-March 26, 1916, #100.
Fine Arts Journal; “Annual Exhibition of Local Artists”, Stuart, Evelyn Marie; Vol. 32, No. 4, (April, 1915), pp. 166-179, (illus. p. 173).