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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION

Martin Johnson Heade
"CRIMSON TOPAZ" HUMMINGBIRDS NESTING NEAR A PALM TREE
Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 106,250 USD
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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION

Martin Johnson Heade
"CRIMSON TOPAZ" HUMMINGBIRDS NESTING NEAR A PALM TREE
Estimate
150,000250,000
LOT SOLD. 106,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Martin Johnson Heade
1819 - 1904
"CRIMSON TOPAZ" HUMMINGBIRDS NESTING NEAR A PALM TREE
oil on canvas mounted on board
13 1/8 by 11 1/8 inches
(33.3 by 28.3 cm)
Painted circa 1864-65.
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Provenance

Governor Henry Lippitt, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1866
Mrs. George T. Metcalf (his granddaughter), Providence, Rhode Island
Vose Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts, 1977
Private collection, Dallas, Texas
Sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 29, 1986, lot 50
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Literature

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., The Life and Work of Martin Johnson Heade: A Critical Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné, New Haven, Connecticut, 2000, no. 351, p. 288, illustrated

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