William Preston Phelps

1848-1923
American

William Preston Phelps was a plein air painter. In 1876, he travelled to Europe and began studying at the Royal Academy of Art in Munich. He later moved to New York and then back to Europe with his friend William Meritt Chase. Framed oil on canvas, 25 x 48 inches. Provenance originally sold by Doll & Richards, label on back. Painting is in original custom frame. Signed in the lower right with the word "munchen," meaning it was painted in Munich. Circa 1879.

$7400.00

This is an original William Preston Phelps painting of Cows watering in a stream.  This oil on canvas is clearly signed lower right corner.  The image measures 12X18 inches and is in a period gold leaf frame.  This painting is in excellent original condition, no flaws or imperfections.  Phelps was the well known painter of the Monadnock region of New Hampshire.  This work dates to circa 1900.

$4000.00

This is an original oil on canvas painting by New Hampshire artist William Preston Phelps.  This view of his homestead in Chesham New Hampshire was created circa 1900.  The painting measures 24X36 inches and is signed in the lower left corner.  This painting is framed with a period gilt frame.  The painting is in good condition, no obvious repairs, the frame has some minor chips. 

$3800.00

This is an original early William Preston Phelps painting titled: The Homestead, N.H.  This  oil painting from circa 1890 has a canvas size 18X30 inches.  It is in a heavy Gold Leaf  frame of the same period as the painting. There is a couple of old labels on the back. The painting is in good shape, no evidence of restoration.  Signed lower left corner.  The house in view is most likely Phelps own in Chesham New Hampshire.

$6800.00