John White Alexander

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Lot 6
John White Alexander
American, 1856-1915
Geraldine Russell (1896-1933), 1902 or 1903
Signed John W. Alexander (ll)
Oil on canvas
60 1/4 x 35 7/8 inches (153 x 95.6 cm)

Provenance:
Jane and Charles Howland Russell (the subject's parents)
By descent to Geraldine Russell
Thence by descent to Charles H. Russell, New York, (the subject's brother)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Charles H. Russell, 1964, 64.117

Exhibited:
New York, National Arts Club, John W. Alexander Retrospective Exhibition, 1909, no. 11 as Portrait of Miss Geraldine Russell
Pittsburgh, PA, Carnegie Institute, John White Alexander Memorial Exhibition, 1916, no. 81, as Geraldine, p. 47 in cat. (by J. W. Beatty)


Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $10,080 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Light abrasion to the surface. The tacking edges have been reinforced with paper tape. No restoration visible under UV light.


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Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $10,080 (includes buyer's premium)

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Impressionist & Modern Art / Post-War & Contemporary Art

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