Wilbur Lansil (1855 - 1897)
Calf in the Springtime
oil on panel, approx. 9" x 7"
signed lower left

A very fine cow portrait by 19th c. Maine and Massachusetts artist. Born in Bangor, Maine, Wilbur Lansil was brother of acclaimed artist Walter Lansil, best known for his marine paintings and scenes of Venice. Wilbur became known for his animal paintings. He was a frequent exhibitor at the Boston Art Club.