26 May 1999
Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880)
The Basin of the Patapsco from Federal Hill, Baltimore
oil on canvas
8 x 12 in. (20.3 x 32.4 cm.)
Estate of the artist.
Sale: New York, Thomas E. Kirby & Co., Valuable Oil Paintings, Works by the Famous Artist, Sanford Gifford, N.A., April 12, 1881, no. 46.
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J.F. Weir, A Memorial Catalogue of the Paintings of Sanford Robinson Gifford, NA, New York, 1881, no. 250, p. 24
A letter from Ila Weiss discussing the work will accompany the lot.
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