Resting Cattle in the Landscape

This is an original oil on canvas painting by American artist George Hays.  This summer view of cattle resting has an image size of 11X14 inches.  It is signed lower left and also signed and dated 1909 on the back of the canvas.  Housed in a heavy period gold frame.  Hays was best known for his Lanscapes with cattle.  He lived in New Hampshire and later in Providence RI. He was a member of the Providence Art Club, where he exhibited from 1888 to 1940; Society for Independent Artists, Copley Society, and Providence Watercolor Club.