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    Sale 1972

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    7 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 27

    Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905)

    The Trespassers

    Price Realised  

    Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905)
    The Trespassers
    signed and dated 'A.F. Tait. N.A./NY 1883' (lower right) --signed and dated again (on the reverse)--signed again and inscribed with title (on a label affixed to the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    24 x 36 in. (61 x 91.4 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Sale: Edward Schenck's, New York, 13 June 1883.


    Literature

    W.H. Cadbury and H.F. Marsh, Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait: Artist in the Adirondacks, Newark, Delaware, 1986, p. 263, no. 83.6, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    New York, National Academy of Design, 1883, no. 177.