Still Life with Carnations
Ignace-Henri-Jean-Théodore Fantin-Latour, French, 1836 - 1904
Made in France, Europe Date:
Oil on canvasDimensions:
13 x 11 3/4 inches (33 x 29.8 cm)Curatorial Department:
European PaintingObject Location:
Currently not on viewAccession Number:
Bequest of Charlotte Dorrance Wright, 1978
Possibly Edwin and Ruth Edwards, London. Wilfred Harvey, Esq., Winsley Chase, Winsley, Somerset, before 1957; Findlay Galleries, Chicago . Miss Martha Hyer . With Wildenstein & Co., New York; sold to Charlotte Dorrance Wright (1911-1977) and William Coxe Wright (d. 1970), St. Davids, PA, December 9, 1961, until his d. 1970 ; Charlotte Dorrance Wright; bequest to PMA, 1978.
1. Illustrated in an advertisement for Findlay Galleries, Antiques magazine, September 1957, p. 191.
2. According to a note in the curatorial file. Martha Hyer (b. 1924) was a movie actress in the 1960s. In 1966 she married Hal Wallis, and they had a collection of Impressionist and Modern paintings.
3. Information from 1977 Dorrance Wright estate inventory by Carroll Hogan (registrar file).