30 October 2002
SOLD ON BEHALF OF THE PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF THE FINE ARTS IN ORDER TO BENEFIT ITS AMERICAN ART ACQUISITION FUND
Alexandre Calame (Swiss, 1810-1864)
Lake Lucerne near Brunne
signed 'A Calame' (lower left)
oil on canvas
12½ x 21 in. (31.8 x 53.4 cm.)
Henry C. Gibson, Philadelphia.
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1892 (bequest from the above).
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E. Strahan, ed., Art Treasures of America, New York, circa 1880, vol. I, p. 80.
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