• Fine American Paintings, Drawi auction at Christies

    Sale 2285

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 188

    Robert Swain Gifford (1840-1905)

    Twilight

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Robert Swain Gifford (1840-1905)
    Twilight
    signed 'R. Swain Gifford' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Sale: American Art Galleries, New York, Works in Oil and Watercolor by the Late R. Swain Gifford, N.A., 3 February 1905, no. 90.
    Louis Ettlinger.
    Mrs. Charles Whiting.
    Museum of the City of New York, New York.
    Christie's East, New York, 23 May 1994, lot 185.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Exhibited

    New York, Grand Central Art Galleries, Inc., and elsewhere, Tonalism, An American Experience, September 1982.