Edward Lamson Henry, ‘Totally Absorbed’, 1874, Godel & Co.

Related works: At Home with a Cook Book, 1872, oil on board, 8 ½ x 6 ½ inches (Sotheby’s, New York, May 27, 1993, lot 152); Memories, 1873, oil on canvas, 12 x 11 inches (Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut); A Quiet Afternoon, 1874, oil on canvas, 8 x 6 inches (Christie’s, New York, May 23, 1994, lot 26); The Doctor’s Call, 1874, oil on canvas, 13 x 12 inches (Christie’s, New York, January 16, 2001, lot 32).

Signature: Signed lower right: E. L. Henry / 74 Inscribed on verso in pencil: Totally Absorbed / E. L. Henry / 1874

Sotheby’s, New York, June 2, 1983, lot 64; Eckert Antiques, Indianapolis, 1984; the collection of the Honorable Paul H. Buchanan, Jr., Indianapolis, until 2009

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