• Fine American Paintings, Drawi auction at Christies

    Sale 2285

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 103

    Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905)

    Maternal Affection

    Price Realised  

    Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905)
    Maternal Affection
    signed 'A.F. Tait NA/NY' (lower right)--signed again, dated '1884' and inscribed with title and 'U.U.Z.' (on the reverse)
    oil on panel
    7¾ x 10 in. (19.7 x 25.4 cm.)


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    Special Notice

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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Gladys F. Harriman.
    Estate of the above.
    Sotheby's, New York, 29 May 1986, lot 79.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THOMAS J. CARROLL


    Literature

    W.H. Cadbury, Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait: Artist in the Adirondacks, Cranbury, New Jersey, 1986, p. 269, no. 84.5.