"On the Road from Searsmont" by Digby W. Chandler (1856-1928)
Graphite, 5.5" x 8.5"
Signed and dated lower right
"Sketches taken during the summer of 1873 from July 18, to Aug 4, at North Appleton, Maine, by D.W. Chandler Cambridgeport, Mass."
Digby Chandler was a New York State based artist who lived in Hillside, New York. A member of the Society of Brooklyn artists, he exhibited at the 9th annual Brooklyn Society of Artists show in April-May 1925 at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn. He died in Hollis, New York.
See the artist's obituary attached as an image from the NY Times TimeMachine Archives December 8, 1928.