Women at the Fountain
Bridgman, Frederick Arthur (American, 1847-1928)
Genre paintings of ordinary life in North Africa with a focus on the daily private lives of Eastern women. Signed F A Bridgman (lower right).
Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Knoedler & Company, Inc., New York, March 14, 1899; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., 1941; purchased by Mrs. A. S. Henry, Jr. New York; by descent to Mrs. Henrietta S. Henry, Chatham, New Jersey; Christie’s New York, sale 2841 lot 42, April 28, 2014 for $233,000, property from a Wisconsin collection.
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Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 39, Album 14, p. 20.