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The Sonata
The Sonata
Date:
1889
Location:
de Young
Gallery 24
Century:
Media:
Oil On Canvas
Dimensions:
44 1/4 x 26 in. (112.4 x 66 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Provenance:

William T. Evans (1843-1918), Glen Ridge, N.J., 1892-1900

[Auction sale, American Art Galleries, New York, 31 January February 1900, lot no. 248, sold for $525]

Joseph S. Isidor (ca. 1860—1941), New York, 1900

Estate of Alice Bernheim, New York, before 1917

Joseph Green Butler, Jr. (1840—1927), Youngstown, Ohio, 1917—1919

The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, 1919— 1968

[Kennedy Galleries, New York, 1968]

John D. Rockefeller 3rd and Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller, New York, 1968—1979

Berthe Saunders, New York, 1979—1984

[Wunderlich & Co., New York, 1984—1985]

Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller, New York, 1985

FAMSF, 1985.7

Accession Number:
1985.7
Acquisition Date:
1985-03-06
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd

Exhibition History:

New York, National Academy of Design, Sixtyfourth Annual Exhibition, 1889, exh. no. 234 (awarded Thomas B. Clarke prize for best figurative composition; for sale, $500)

Chicago, World's Columbian Exposition, Department of Fine
Arts, 1893, exh. no. 1125

New York, Lotos Club, Loan Exhibition of Works by American Figure Painters, 1894

New York, National Academy of Design, Irving R. Wiles, 1988, no exh. no.
Picturing Gentility
The Hyde Collection Art Museum, Glens Falls, NY: 09/24/2000 - 11/19/2000

Inscriptions: Signed and dated lower left: Irving R. Wiles 1889

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”