21 May 2008
Property of an East Coast Collector
Theodore Robinson (1852-1896)
Moon Rise: Rochers Brutées
signed and inscribed 'To Allen with best wishesbinson' (lower right)--inscribed with title (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
10½ x 16 in. (26.7 x 40.6 cm.)
William Sullivant Allen (William Vanderbilt Allen).
Ethelinda (Mrs. James Henry) Vanderbilt Ward, Rye, New York.
Mildred Sutton Ward Marlor, Rye, New York.
Christie's, New York, 22 May 1980, lot 89.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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