Theodore Otto Langerfeldt (American, b. 1841)
Along the Brook
Stamped initials "T.O.L" l.r.
Watercolor on paper, 14 x 10 in. (35.3 x 25 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle toning/fading, not examined out of frame.
Provenance: From the collection of I. M. Gaugengigl, to the Ledlmaier sisters, then by bequest to the family of the present owner.
N.B. The above was a gift from the artist Gaugengigl, a good friend of the Ledlmaier sisters. The lot is accompanied by the original backing paper, which is inscribed, signed and dated "Loaned to Mrs. Mary Ledlmaier. In case of my death to belong to Francis Ledlmaier. From, I.M. Gaugengigl, July 30, 1910." Gaugengigl also painted Apple Blossoms (lot 630), as a gift to the same sisters.