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PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Elihu Vedder
SMALL IDEAL HEAD
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
64

PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Elihu Vedder
SMALL IDEAL HEAD
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

American Art

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New York

Elihu Vedder
1836 - 1923
SMALL IDEAL HEAD
signed with the artist's initial V and dated 1872 (lower left); signed Elihu Vedder, inscribed Rome, and dated 1872 (on the reverse)
oil on paper
8 1/2 by 8 1/2 inches
(21.6 by 21.6 cm)
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Provenance

Samuel Colman, 1872
Mrs. Harold G. Henderson, New York (sold: Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 20, 1943, lot 331, as Head of a Girl)
Private Collection, New York (sold: Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, May 21, 2002, lot 22)
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

Exhibited

New York, Questroyal Fine Art, Myth and Reality: Elihu Vedder and American Painters in Italy, 2012, no. 7, np, illustrated

Literature

Elihu Vedder, The Digressions of V.: Written for His Own Fun and that of His Friends, Boston and New York, 1910, p. 473
Regina Soria, Elihu Vedder: American Visionary Artist in Rome (1836-1923), Cranbury, New Jersey, 1970, no. 234, p. 307

Catalogue Note

The present work retains its original tabernacle frame designed by the artist.

American Art

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New York