27 October 2014
PROPERTY FROM A FLORIDA COLLECTION
Arthur John Elsley (British, 1861-1952)
signed 'Arthur J. Elsley.' (lower left)
oil on canvas
25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm.)
Painted circa 1893
Joseph Grego (1843-1908), London.
A. & F. Pears, London, acquired from the above in May 1893.
William Hesketh Lever, 1st Viscount Leverhulme (1851-1925), Lancashire.
The Bungalow and Rivington Hall, Horwich, Lancashire sale; Knight, Frank & Rutley, London, 9-17 November 1925, lot 1085.
Ednagene Schofman, Miami, circa 1980.
By descent to the present owner.
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