• Fine American Paintings, Drawi auction at Christies

    Sale 2285

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 159

    Cecilia Beaux (1855-1942)

    Portrait of Mrs. Frank McFadden

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Cecilia Beaux (1855-1942)
    Portrait of Mrs. Frank McFadden
    signed 'Cecilia Beaux' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    32½ x 20¼ in. (57.2 x 51.4 cm.)
    Painted circa 1899.


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    Provenance

    The artist.
    Private collection, Rhode Island, acquired from the above.
    By descent to the present owner.


    Literature

    (Possibly) Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, The Paintings and Drawings of Cecilia Beaux, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1955, p. 78.


    Exhibited

    (Possibly) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 69th Annual Exhibiion, 1900 (as Portrait).