A rare and early watercolor entitled Man in Striped Pants Shooting at a Bird in a Tree. Attributed to Mary Ann Willson, who was one of the earliest known female American folk artist, active 1810-1825. Painted frame. Dimensions: sight 11.5” x 7”; frame 14.25” x 10”. Condition: Losses, scattered spotting. See Folk Art, Summer 1998, pgs. 20 – 23. Provenance: Judy Lenett, Silver Spring Farm, Ridgefield, Connecticut, November 17, 1979; The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.