7 March 2008
Property from the Butler Institute of American Art Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund*
Elihu Vedder (1836-1923)
Little Shrine, Subiaco, Italy
oil on canvas laid down on board
9 x 4½ in. (22.9 x 11.4 cm.)
Anita Vedder, daughter of the artist.
American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, by bequest from the above, circa 1950s.
Gift to the present owner from the above, 1955.
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Washington, D.C., National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, and elsewhere, Perceptions and Evocations: The Art of Elihu Vedder, October 13, 1987-February 4, 1979, no. B6.
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