2239
2239
Thomas Sully (1783 - 1872)
MRS. MORDECAI LEWIS
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
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2239
Thomas Sully (1783 - 1872)
MRS. MORDECAI LEWIS
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

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Thomas Sully (1783 - 1872)
MRS. MORDECAI LEWIS
initialed TS and dated 1843 (lower left)
oil on canvas
20 by 17 in.
1843
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Provenance

R.H. Love Galleries, Chicago, Illinois

Literature

Edward Biddle and Mantle Fielding, The Life and Works of Thomas Sully, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1921, no. 1077, p. 211;
George Parker, “Merchants and Planters: American Portraits of the Colonial Period and the Early Republic,” Wisconsin Academy Review: A Journal of Wisconsin Culture, Fall 1997, vol. 43, no. 4, p. 30, illustrated.

Catalogue Note

Thomas Sully painted this portrait for the subject's daughter, Mrs. Fisher, in the autumn of 1843. 

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

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New York