• Fine American Paintings, Drawi auction at Christies

    Sale 2285

    Fine American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    4 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 175

    William Sidney Mount (1807-1868)

    Elizabeth Penfield

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    William Sidney Mount (1807-1868)
    Elizabeth Penfield
    oil on canvas
    30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1833.


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Mr. Otto M. Wasserman, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1963.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work is being offered not subject to a reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Montclair Art Museum, sold to benefit the Acquisition Endowment Fund


    Literature

    M.S. Kushner, A. Anreus, M. Grzesiak and V. Wageman, Three Hundred Years of American Painting: The Montclair Art Museum Collection, New York, 1989, p. 166, no. 334, illustrated.