5 December 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880)
A Sketch of the Golden Horn, Constantinople
signed with initials, dated and inscribed 'Constantinople May 1869 SRG' (lower left)
oil on canvas
6½ x 11¾ in. (16.5 x 29.9 cm.)
Berry-Hill Galleries, New York.
Property of Irving H. Picard, Receiver for David Peter Bloom.
Sotheby's, New York, 25 May 1988, lot 40.
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I. Weiss, Poetic Landscape: The Art and Experience of Sanford R. Gifford, Newark, Delaware, 1987, p.273, illustrated
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