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FREDERICK CARL FRIESEKE | PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST'S WIFE, SARAH FRIESEKE

Property from the Collection of Marian Sulzberger Heiskell & Andrew Heiskell

FREDERICK CARL FRIESEKE | PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST'S WIFE, SARAH FRIESEKE

FREDERICK CARL FRIESEKE | PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST'S WIFE, SARAH FRIESEKE

Property from the Collection of Marian Sulzberger Heiskell & Andrew Heiskell

FREDERICK CARL FRIESEKE

1874 - 1939

PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST'S WIFE, SARAH FRIESEKE


signed - F.C. Frieseke - (lower right)

oil on panel

24 by 18 inches

(61 by 45.7 cm)

Painted circa 1905.


This painting will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Frieseke's work being compiled by Nicholas Kilmer, the artist's grandson, and sponsored by Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York. We wish to thank him for this assistance cataloguing this lot. 

There are frame abrasions along the extreme outer edges of the panel. There is a small spot of surface cracking in the lower left corner. Under UV: there appear to be scattered pindots of inpainting in the background as well as vertical lines of inpaint in the figure's white skirt at lower center.


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The artist

Private collection (by descent; sold: Sotheby's, New York, April 12, 1980, lot 15)

Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York (acquired at the above sale)

Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1981