5 December 2002
Property from an Estate, New York
Martin Johnson Heade (1819-1904)
Queen of Roses
signed 'M.J. Heade' (lower left)
oil on canvas
16¼ x 10¼ in. (41.3 x 26 cm.)
Christie's, New York, 3 December, 1993, lot 96.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
T.E. Stebbins, Jr., The Life and Work of Martin Johnson Heade: A Critical Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné, New Haven, Connecticut, 2000, no. 481, p. 319, illustrated
Executed circa 1878 to 1883.
Ahead of our Paris sale on 10 September, Meredith Etherington-Smith salutes three generations of collectors from one family
What a newcomer needs to know about the highly collectable, grain-based liquor served at all Chinese state banquets