18 May 2004,
Price realised USD 62,140
USD 40,000 - USD 60,000
William Bradford (1823-1892)
signed 'W. Bradford' (lower right)
oil on paper mounted on board
13¾ x 20¾ in. (35 x 52.7 cm.)
Painted circa 1869.
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According to Richard Kugler, Bradford is believed to have painted this oil sketch en plein air sometime during his trip on the Panther, a schooner with auxiliary steam power, to the high arctic in 1869.
Estate of Dr. Franklin Pearce Hoover.
Mamie Hoover, wife of the above.
Willard E. Parsons, 1937.
By descent to the present owner, 1957.
Property from the Collection of Judge Willard Parsons
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