7 March 2008
Lillian Burk Meeser (1864-1942)
The Chinese Vase
signed 'Meeser' (lower left)
oil on canvas
36 x 40 in. (91.4 x 101.6 cm.)
Mullen Collection, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Sale: Freeman's, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1960s.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
[With]Newman Galleries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1918, no. 430.
This work retains its original Newcomb-Macklin frame.
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