30 March 2001
José Gallegos y Arnosa (Spanish, 1859-1917)
St. Theresa before the Cardinal
signed and dated 'J Gallegos Roma 1898' (lower left)
oil on panel
9¼ x 15¾ in. (23.5 x 40 cm.)
Painted in 1898
Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd., London (no. 6543).
Mrs Hichens, Chertsey; sale, Christie's London, 23 June 1924, lot 39.
Acquired at the above sale and thence by descent to the present owner.
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