30 October 2002
SOLD ON BEHALF OF THE PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS IN ORDER TO BENEFIT ITS AMERICAN ART ACQUISITION FUND
Eduardo Zamaçois y Zabala (Spanish, 1842-1871)
A Momentary Diversion
signed and dated 'E. Zamaçois 1868' (lower right)
oil on panel
13 7/8 x 10½ in. (35.3 x 26.8 cm.)
Painted in 1868
Henry C. Gibson, Philadelphia.
Pennsylvania Academy of the 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.
C.H. Hart, "The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Henry C. Gibson",The American Art Review, Boston, 1880, p. 296.
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