10 May 2018
Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837-1908)
signed with initials in monogram 'ATBricher' (lower left)
oil on canvas
24 ¼ x 42 ½ in. (61.6 x 108 cm.)
Bernard & S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York, circa 1960s.
Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, 24 January 1973, lot 109.
Christie's, New York, 5 December 1986, lot 72.
Acquired by the late owners from the above.
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J. Barnitz, et al., The David and Peggy Rockefeller Collection: Art of the Western Hemisphere, vol. II, New York, 1988, pp. 31-32, no. 8, illustrated.
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