|Unknown artist, Untitled, ca. 18th-century. Oil on canvas, 52 1/4"x62 3/4". Left Bank Art Gallery, Saint Simons Island, GA.|
Begin by collecting all of the information that is known about the work. This painting is believed to have come out of the James Cash Penney (1875-1971) art collection. Penney's third wife, Caroline B. Autenreith Penney (1895-1992) was an active philanthropist and patron of the arts. They had a home in Clay County, Florida where in the 1920's Penney established the Town of Penney Farms.