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Author/Artist Anonymous, Italian School, active 19th century, attributed to.
Title Mrs. William Sitgreaves Cox (Elizabeth Banks).
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a painting.
Dimensions/Medium 29 1/2 x 19 in.
oil on canvas.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Italian School (19th century) 722-7 c    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (k) Electus D. Litchfield, New York (died November 27, 1952);
(k) his daughter, Mrs. John E. Lambie, Jr. (Elizabeth Burnham Litchfield), Sarasota, Florida, in 1954 in the home of Mrs. Lambie's mother, Mrs. Electus D. Litchfield, Edgartown, Massachusetts.
Current repository Elizabeth Burnham Litchfield Lambie, Sarasota, Florida, United States, private.
Condition history (d) The canvas has been rebacked. The portrait was restored; by Walter Rosen Art Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.; circa 1942.
Images Photograph, Ira W. Martin 50982 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, 5610.tif photograph 3/6/1999.
Digital image, Ira W. Martin 50982_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Sources (a) Electus D. Litchfield, letter dated, 29 May 1952.
(b) The New York Herald Tribune, 9 September to 28 November 1952, p.25.
(c) J.E. Lambie, letter dated, 3 May 1954.
(d) Frick Art Reference Library, 26 November 1952 and 24 March 1953.
(e) E.H. Eckel Jr., letters dated, 17 May and 2 August 1954.
(f) Verbally, Electus D. Litchfield, 26 November 1952.
(g) Callahan, List of Officers of the Navy of the United States and of the Marine Corps, from 1775 to 1900, 1901, p.135.
(h) Touring Club Italia, Dictionary of American History, vol.i, 1942, p.354.
(i) Verbally, Electus D. Litchfield, by telephone, 15 September 1944 (and his notes on photographs lent by Mrs. Electus D. Litchfield and Mrs. Burnham Litchfield, November 26, 1952).
(j) Larousse, Grand Dictionnaire Universel, vol.ix, p.694.
(k) Information from Frick Art Reference Library Photoarchive.
Fund Record created with funding from The National Endowment for the Humanities.
Record created with funding from The Henry Luce Foundation.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, active 19th century.
Cox, Elizabeth Banks, 1816-1868.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Portraits: Women: With hands: With hats.
Genre/Form Italian School.
Paintings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Frick Art Reference Library.
Private collection Elizabeth Burnham Litchfield Lambie, art collection.
Frick artist name form Italian School (19th century), 19th C., attributed to.
Variant attribution Ingres, Jean Auguste Dominique.

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