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Antique Oil On Canvas Painting by Listed Artist William Fisher - $675

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condition: excellent
Beautiful oil on canvas painting of large New England estate over looking a pond or stream in crisp autumn weather. Painted by famous listed artist William Fisher. In original artist painted frame. Signed on bottom right. Beautiful impressionist style.

Pick up only North Yarmouth, shipping available at buyers expense

Below is a biography and brief history of William Fisher from askart

William Fisher (1891 - 1985) was active/lived in New York, Maine. William Fisher is known for Magazine illustration, painting, teaching.

William Fisher was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1891. He studied at the Brooklyn Institute of Art and Science and at Pratt Institute. Following service as an ambulance driver in WWI, he remained in Europe after the war and studied painting in Rome, Italy for one year. Upon his return from Rome, to New Jersey, he pursued his painting and began to teach small art classes.

In the 1920's Fisher became a successful illustrator. His work appeared in Saturday Evening Post, Mc Calls, Harpers and other popular magazines. He later did pen and ink sketches for the Villager, a weekly Greenwich Village newspaper. Microfilmed pages of the Villager are preserved in New York University's Washington Square Library. His sketches also appeared on the cover of the Gotham Guide, which was sold Fridays at news stands in Manhattan.

In partnership with Margaret Kilburn, an artist and crafts person, Fisher opened an art gallery and school at 33 West 8th St in NYC.

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