• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker Roesen, Severin (working in America 1848-1871)
  • Date Made after 1852
  • Place Made
  • Materials Oil on canvas; Mounted on Masonite
  • Measurements
  • Gift of Mrs. Pennington Sefton
  • Room
  • Accession # 1984.0033000000001

A Two-Tiered Still Life with Fruit; "Nature's Bounty"

After his first years in New York City (1848–52), Roesen moved to Huntington, Pennsylvania, via Harrisburg, and thence to Williamsport, Pennsylvania, where, so far as we know, he spent the remainder of his life.