Two (2) American School oil landscape paintings with animals. 1st item: American School, 19th century oil on canvas landscape painting, possibly by Frank B. Moulton (Massachusetts, 1837-1942) depicting a pond with cattle at the far bank, fore and middle ground, and adjoining pasture, a row of trees below a cloudy sky in the background. Unsigned; inscribed "Moulton" en verso of frame. Housed in a period molded giltwood frame with multiple bands of floral molding. Sight – 181/2" H x 28 1/2" W. Framed – 28 3/4" H x 38 1/2" W. Mid/late 19th century. 2nd item: American School, possibly Indiana, oil on canvas board painting depicting two bird dogs in a field, foreground, with a fence and trees with early autumn foliage, middle and background. Unsigned. Housed in a wooden frame. Sight – 15 5/8" H x 19 5/8" W. Framed – 18 5/8" H x 22 5/8" W. Mid 20th century. Provenance: The Estate of Mrs. Frank Wood, Evansville, Indiana and Dickson, Tennessee, purchased at the estate sale of Dalton Jobe many years ago. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition. 1/8" area of perforation/paint loss left center of canvas 2nd item: Overall good condition with smudges, punctures, largest 1/2", top quadrant. Board bowed towards center.
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