7 March 2008
Property from the Estate of Richard Ward Foster
Alfred Henry Maurer (1868-1932)
signed 'A.H. Maurer' (lower right)
oil on paper
11 x 15½ in. (27.9 x 39.3 cm.)
Painted circa 1925.
Bertha Schaeffer Gallery, New York.
Christie's, New York, 23 September 1992, lot 239.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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