Louis E. Delius (New York/South Carolina, 19th Century) watercolor and gouache on cardstock landscape painting depicting a small bridge over a stream that leads to a larger body of water surrounded by trees and illuminated by a full moon. Signed "L. Delius" lower right (obscured by mat). Pencil and ink stamp numerals, en verso of sheet. Housed and matted under glass in a giltwood frame. Sheet: 19 1/2" H x 29 1/4" W. Sight: 18 1/2" H x 28" W. Framed: 26 5/8" H x 36 1/2" W.
The Collection of Griff and Dallas Adams, Johnson City, Tennessee. Property descending from the collection of TN Supreme Court Justice Thaddeus Cox and Pearl Cox, originally housed in "The Oaks", Johnson City, TN.
Overall very good condition with toning, acid burn to edges and en verso of sheet. Frame with natural age shrinkage.