MARTIN JOHNSON HEADE | SPRINGTIME
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All That is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

MARTIN JOHNSON HEADE | SPRINGTIME

Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 USD

All That is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

MARTIN JOHNSON HEADE | SPRINGTIME

Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 USD

Lot Sold:25,000USD

Lot Details

Description

All That is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

MARTIN JOHNSON HEADE

1819 - 1904

SPRINGTIME


signed M.J. Heade and dated 1867 (lower right)

oil on canvas

15 by 25 ¼ inches

(38.1 by 64.1 cm)

Condition Report

The canvas is wax-lined and there is frame abrasion at edges. There is surface cracking throughout and the work appears to be slightly dirty. Under UV: there is inpainting to frame abrasion and to address surface cracking throughout the composition.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Paul A. Kossey, Lexington, Massachusetts

[With]R.R.R. Associates, New Durham, New Hampshire, mid-1970s

Acquired by the present owner, by 1979

Exhibited

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, The American Landscape Tradition, n.d.

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, William Penn Memorial Museum, Hudson River School, April-July 1979

University Park, Pennsylvania, Palmer Museum of Art, The Pennsylvania State University, All That Is Glorious Around Us: Paintings from the Hudson River School on Loan from a Friend of the Museum of Art, January-March 1981, no. 33, pp. 82, 124, illustrated pp. 83 (as Springtime in Connecticut)

Literature

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., The Life and Works of Martin Johnson Heade, New Haven, Connecticut, 1975, no. 108, illustrated

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., The Life and Works of Martin Johnson Heade: A Critical Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné, New Haven, Connecticut, 2000, no. 172, p. 244, illustrated

American Art
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