Two Centuries: American Art

Two Centuries: American Art

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Sanford Robinson Gifford

The Arch of Nero at Tivoli

Lot Closed

October 6, 06:22 PM GMT


100,000 - 150,000 USD

Lot Details


Sanford Robinson Gifford

1823 - 1880

The Arch of Nero at Tivoli

signed SRGifford and dated 1878 (lower left); also titled, signed again and dated 1878-9 (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

canvas: 18 ⅜ by 16 ⅛ inches (46.6 by 41.1 cm)

framed: 32 by 28 inches (81.3 by 71 cm)

Painted circa 1871-79.

We wish to thank Dr. Ila Weiss, the leading Sanford Robinson Gifford scholar, for her assistance in cataloguing this lot.

The artist
Mr. Schulyer Skaats, New York, 1881 (probably acquired from the above)
Private collection
By descent to the present owners
Waldo S. Pratt, A Memorial Catalogue of the Paintings of Sanford Robinson Gifford, N.A., New York, 1881, no. 688, p. 44