29 November 2001
Severin Roesen (1815-1872)
Fruit and Flowers, A Pair of Still Lifes
oil on canvas
Fruit: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.);
Flowers: 10¾ x 14 in. (27.3 x 35.6 cm.)
M. Edler Taylor, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, acquired directly from the artist.
Louise I. Taylor, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, daughter of the above, 1911.
Private collection, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, by bequest from the above, 1997.
By descent in the family to the present owner, nephew of the above.
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