Charles Lewis Fussell (American, 1840-1909) Sheep Wandering through a Gully Watercolor on paper, 9 x 12 inches RS 2422 $1,500$600 Signed and dated at lower left: ?C. L. FUSSELL/1895.?

This composition is noteworthy for the very intricate and detailed treatment of the tree branches, and exemplifies Graceanna Lewis?s later statement that Fussell had executed ?a number of lovely paintings, several of them winter views, with the fine network of branches of trees against white clouds and blue sky.?