29 November 2000
Martin Johnson Heade (1819-1904)
White Rose Against a Cloudy Sky
signed and dated 'M.J. Heade 1876' (lower left)
oil on board
17¼ x 11¼ in. (43.8 x 28.5 cm.)
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A letter from Dr. Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. discussing the work accompanies the lot.
This work will be included in Dr. Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr.'s forthcoming third edition of his catalogue raisonné of Heade's work.
Please note the frame for this lot is an American Period, c. 1880's, gilded, and with applied ornament. It is on loan from Eli Wilner & Company, Inc. NYC and is available for purchase. Please inquire with the department.
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