Lot 228: GEORGE WHARTON EDWARDS, American (1859-1950), "Andalusian Wedding Journey", oil on canvas, signed lower right and on the frame., 30...
27 October 2016
Milford, CT, USALive Auction
GEORGE WHARTON EDWARDS
"Andalusian Wedding Journey"
oil on canvas, signed lower right and on the frame.
30 x 30 inches
Provenance: Grand Central Art Galleries, New York, New York; Private Collection, Arizona.
Exhibitions: Grand Central Art Galleries, "Member Prize Exhibition," New York, New York.
Other Notes: Note on the artist''s letterhead on the reverse: "Andalusian wedding parties in the large decorated farm wagons from the country make a most colorful feature during the Seville "Feris"or yearly fair, which follow the Semana Santa. (Painted outside Seville in the year 1924)."
A letter from the artist to the original owner dated January 1930 describing the painting accompanies the Lot.
Tags: Spain, Andalucia, Impressionist, Impressionism, 19th Century
Condition: Very Good
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