27 September 2011
Thomas Eakins (1844-1916)
Mrs. Samuel Hall Williams (Abigail Swing)
oil on panel
9 x 6 in. (22.9 x 15.2 cm.)
Mary Adeline Williams, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Susan Williams Nolan and Abbie Williams, Fairton, New Jersey, gift from the above.
[With]Frank S. Schwarz and Son, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1978.
Private collection, Gladwyne, Pennsylvania.
[With]Frank S. Schwarz and Son, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1985.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1985.
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L. Goodrich, Thomas Eakins: His Life and Work, New York, 1933, p. 169, no. 102.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Frank S. Schwarz and Son, Philadelphia Collection XXX: American Portraits, Winter 1985, no. 31.
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