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    Sale 2058

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 66

    Francis Augustus Silva (1835-1886)

    Palisades of the Hudson River

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Francis Augustus Silva (1835-1886)
    Palisades of the Hudson River
    signed 'Silva.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    9 x 18 in. (22.9 x 45.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The North Point Gallery, San Francisco, California, 1992.
    Berry-Hill Galleries, New York, 1993.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Literature

    M.D. Mitchell and J. Wilmerding, Francis A. Silva (1835-1886): In His Own Light, exhibition catalogue, New York, 2002, pp. 110, 143, pl. 44, illustrated.