"Admire a lobster or cabbage in a market piece" [art original] / D.E. Cronin 1885.
Cronin, David Edward, 1839-1925, artist.
1 drawing : watercolor on wove paper ; image 25.5 x 17.9 cm, on sheet 38.5 x 27.4 cm
Borden Sale, American Art Gallery, 17-19 February 1913, lot 812. Rains Galleries, New York, NY, 27 November 1935 (W.D. Breaker sale), lot 688, bought in by Breaker. Purchased from William D. Breaker (through G.A. Baker) by W.S. Lewis, 1939. Bound as page 144 in volume 3 of M.C.D. Borden's extensively extra-illustrated copy of: Horace Walpole and his world : select passages from his letters / edited by L. B. Seeley ... London : Seeley, Jackson, and Halliday, 1884. Page reference for quotation written below title: Page 68. Place of production inferred from artist's city of residence during this time period. Signed and dated by the artist in lower right corner of image. Title written below image.
Watercolor drawing, the circular top portion of which depicts three women and a man in a gallery, their backs to the viewer, looking at and apparently discussing a painting on the wall. Below, separated from the upper image by an image of two feathers, is depicted a framed still life painting of a lobster on a plate surrounded by a headless poultry carcass, a cabbage, a jug, a pitcher, various fruits and onions.
Cabbage. Galleries & museums. Lobsters. Poultry. Still lifes.
Borden, Matthew C. D.--(Matthew Chaloner Durfee),--1842-1912--Ownership. Brecker, William D.--Ownership.
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