Sanford Robinson Gifford
Manchester, Massachusetts, 1864
Oil on canvas
11 3/4 x 20 1/2 inches
Signed with initials and dated lower left: SRG. Manchester 1864 // Stamped on verso by estate
By descent in his family, until the present
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1880, Loan Collection of Paintings, no. 160 // Thos E. Kirby & Co., New York, 1881, Valuable Oil Paintings: Works of the Famous Sanford R. Gifford, N.A., Deceased, no. 80 // Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, 1971 // Michael Altman Fine Art & Advisory Services, LLC, New York, 2012, An Artist’s Legacy and A Dealer’s Admiration: Paintings by Sanford Robinson Gifford from Important American Collections, no. 24, illus. in color, lent by Dr. Sanford A. Gifford
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Handbook No. 6: Loan Collection of Paintings in the West and East Galleries (1880), p. 11, no. 160 // John F. Weir, A Memorial Catalogue of the Paintings of Sanford Robinson Gifford, N.A. (1881), p. 29, no. 362 / Ila Weiss, Sanford Robinson Gifford (1977), p. 268, pl. VII.K.2, illus. // Ila Weiss, Poetic Landscape: The Art and Experience of Sanford R. Gifford, (1987), pp. 104, 251, illus.