12 September 2007
John White Alexander (1856-1915)
Still Life with Flagon and Roses
watercolor on paper
9 x 6 in. (22.9 x 15.2 cm.)
Renato Gallo, Miami, Florida.
Rachel Gallo, wife of the above, 1986.
By descent to the present owner from the above, 2003.
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