David Wilkie

The Highland Family



David Wilkie - The Highland Family

Literature

Katharine Baetjer, British paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1575-1875, New York; New Haven and London, 2009, nr. 120


Provenance

George Capel-Coningsby, 5th Earl of Essex, Cassiobury Park, Watford, Hertfordshire (1825d. 1839)
Arthur Algernon Capel, 6th Earl of Essex, Cassiobury Park (1839d. 1892)
sale, Christie's, London, 22 July 1893, nr. 49, to Sedelmeyer
with Sedelmeyer, Paris, 1893at least 1894
with Knoedler, New York, about 1904
Morris K. Jesup, New York (until d. 1908)
Maria DeWitt (Mrs. Morris K.) Jesup, New York (1908d. 1914)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, bequest of Maria DeWitt Jesup
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External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 15.30.52

Other works by David Wilkie


David Wilkie Distraining for Rent
Distraining for Rent
1815

David Wilkie The Penny Wedding
The Penny Wedding
1819

David Wilkie The Jew's Harp
The Jew's Harp
1808

David Wilkie The Blind Fiddler
The Blind Fiddler
1807

David Wilkie
The Highland Family
61 x 91.4 cm
Oil on wood
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Maria DeWitt Jesup, from the collection of her husband, Morris K. Jesup