29 September 2009
SOLD BY THE ORDER OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN TO BENEFIT ITS ACQUISITIONS PROGRAM
Howard Chandler Christy (1872-1952)
The Hero and His Lady
signed 'Howard Chandler Christy' (lower right)
oil on canvas
37½ x 27¼ in. (95.3 x 69.2 cm.)
Sotheby Parke-Bernet, Inc., New York, 13 December 1972, lot 45.
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York.
By bequest to the present owner from the above, 1981.
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