30 October 2002
SOLD ON BEHALF OF THE PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF THE FINE ARTS IN ORDER TO BENEFIT ITS AMERICAN ART ACQUISITONS FUND
Sophus Jacobsen (Norwegian, 1833-1912)
Gondoliers on the Grand Canal with a view of Santa Maria Maggiore, Venice
signed and dated 'S Iacobsen.66' (lower left)
oil on canvas
31 x 46½ in. (78.7 x 118.1 cm.)
Painted in 1866
Mrs. Caroline Thomas.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1912 (bequest from the above).
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