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Author/Artist Hesselius, Gustavus, 1682-1755.
Title Mrs. William Gay (Elizabeth Bolling).
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a painting.
Dimensions/Medium 29 1/2 x 24 3/4 in.
oil on canvas.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Hesselius, Gustavus 122-10 b    DIGITIZED
Provenance (k) Mrs. Richard Bolling, Richmond, Virginia;
(k) on indefinite loan to the Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Virginia, while in Mrs. Bolling's Collection;
(k) bought from Mrs. Richard Bolling, by Mrs. Robert Malcolm Littlejohn, New York, who is now (1949) Mrs. Francis H. Markoe, Southamption, Long Island, but who in 1960, after her husband's death, resumed her first husband's name, (Mrs. Rebecca Bolling Littlejohn died in 1961);
(k) her daughter, Mrs. Don Orlando Cord, Southampton, New York.
Current repository Mrs. Don Orlando Cord, Southampton, New York, United States, private.
Attribution history (l) Attributed by Graham Hood to Charles Bridges.
Images Photograph, Ira W. Martin 2128a Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative
Digital image, 2128a_POST.tif negative
Sources (k) Information from Frick Art Reference Library Photoarchive.
(l) David R. Meschutt, verbally, July 1981.
Fund Record created with funding from The National Endowment for the Humanities.
Record created with funding from The Henry Luce Foundation.
LC subject Hesselius, Gustavus, 1682-1755.
Gay, Elizabeth Bolling, approximately 1709-approximately 1766.
Art, American.
Other subject Portraits: Women: Without hands: Head to right.
Genre/Form American School.
Paintings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Frick Art Reference Library.
Private collection Mrs. Don Orlando Cord, art collection.
Frick artist name form Hesselius, Gustavus, 1682-1755.
Variant attribution Bridges, Charles.

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