Mountain landscapes, all of them with water, too. American. Charles Wilson Knapp, painter. Born in 1823, he died in 1900. Painted in the style of the Hudson River School.

“Morning in the Valley.” 1867. Oil on canvas. Signed “C. W. Knapp” and dated on the lower left.Image © 2002-2020 LiveAuctioneers and Hindman Auctions, Chicago. Fair use license. via https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/89625610_charles-wilson-knapp-american-1823-1900-morning-in
“Cattle Grazing on a Riverbank.” Undated. Oil on canvas. Signed “C. W. Knapp” on the lower left. Image  © 1999 – 2020 SKINNER, INC, Fair use license. via https://www.skinnerinc.com/auctions/2493/lots/378
“View in the Susquehanna Valley.” Undated. Oil on canvas. Signed on the lower left. Image source: Vose Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts. In the public domain because the artist died over 100 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:View_in_the_Susquehanna_Valley_by_Charles_Wilson_Knapp.jpg

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