Antique American painting from the mid 19th century. Framework oil on canvas, on the first canvas, depicting a countryside landscape with a cottage and characters of good pictorial quality. Beautifully sized and pleasantly furnished painting with a modern carved and gilded wooden frame. Painting signed lower right W. W. Boyle (see photo) referable to the American painter William W. Boyle, missing authentication. It has a dating (1854) and a further reference to the painter on the back of the canvas (see photo). Work that develops horizontally, of excellent proportion, easily placed in different points of the house. Canvas showing some signs of aging, to be cleaned. Painting in patina and in good state of conservation. Sight size H 42 x W 60 cm.