The Bridge

1898
Edwin Austin Abbey (American, 1852–1911)


Dimensions

Height x width: 40 x 28 in. (101.6 x 71.1 cm)

Accession Number

2008.2

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

the artist; to George Howard, Lord Carlisle, 1898; given by Lord Carlisle to the South African National Gallery, Cape Town, 1903; sold by the South African National Gallery at public auction through John Marcus and Son, Auctioneers, 98 Long Street, Cape Town, South Africa, May 6, 1947, lot 1; bought at that sale by Alfred Henry (Jimmy) Stodel, Johannesburg,South Africa; inherited by his son John H. Stodel, Sandton, South Africa, 1980; to MFA.

Credit Line

Charles H. Bayley Picture and Painting Fund