29 October 2008,
Price realised USD 6,250
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
Norwood Hodge MacGilvary (1874-1950)
Seated Under the Pines
signed 'Norwood MacGilvary' and inscribed with artist's device (lower right)
oil on canvas
36 x 40 in. (91.4 x 101.6 cm.)
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Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Norwood MacGilvary received artistic training in the Bay area of northern California at Berkeley and the Mark Hopkins Institute. He exhibited at the Paris salon, Art Institute of Chicago, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and the Carnegie Institute, where he also held a teaching position from 1921-43.
Private collection, New York, circa 1940.
By descent to the present owner.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Carnegie Institute, n.d.
(Possibly) Washington, D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art, n.d.