12 September 2007
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF HELEN LEALE HARPER JR.
William Merritt Chase (1849-1916)
Portrait of a Spanish Peasant
signed and dated 'Chase 1881' (center right)
charcoal on paper laid down on linen
21¾ x 15½ in. (55.2 x 39.3 cm.)
Private collection, New York, acquired from the above.
By descent to the present owner.
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R.G. Pisano, The Complete Catalogue of Known and Documented Work by William Merritt Chase (1849-1916), Volume 2, New Haven, Connecticut, 2006, p. 278, OP.593.
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