12 April 2007
Frederick Arthur Bridgman (American, 1847-1928)
Outside the Mosque
signed 'F. A. Bridgman' (lower left)
oil on canvas
21½ x 25¾ in. (54.6 x 65.4 cm.)
John Dennison, South Carolina.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
For a note on the artist please see lot 83.
This work has been authenticated by Ilene Susan Fort and will be included in her forthcoming Bridgman catalogue raisonné.
Artists, patrons and critics have argued for centuries over the right way to frame a painting. Ultimately, it’s a matter of personal taste, says Andrew Graham-Dixon
The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale totals £128,081,750
Textile designer Neisha Crosland on why she was drawn to a Raoul Dufy advertisement for a Bianchini Férier fabric