George Faulkner Wetherbee, R.I., R.O.I. (Cincinnati, 1821-1920)
The rites of summer
signed ‘- George Wetherbee -‘ (lower left)
oil on canvas
23 x 46 ½ in. (58.4 x 118.1 cm.)
with frame 33 x 55 in. (83.8 x 139.7 cm.)
An American, born in Cincinnati, George Faulkner Wetherbee was sent to Europe to study art at Antwerp, Belgium, followed by London. He travelled and lived in Europe, as well as painting in the West Indies.