The Death of the Fox

Accession Number: 

1942.9.43

Provenance: 

John Page-Darby, by 1882.[1] (Sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 18 July 1892, no. 89); (Vokins); sold to (Wallis & Son, London); purchased 1893 by P.A.B. Widener, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania; inheritance from the Estate of P.A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park; gift 1942 to NGA.

[1] When he lent it to Works by the Old Masters, and by Deceased Masters of the British School, Winter Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1882, no. 267.

Exhibition History: 

1882 - Works by the Old Masters, and by Deceased Masters of the British School. Winter Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1882, no. 267.

Height (in centimeters): 

142.2

Width (in centimeters): 

188
 

Painter: 

 

Image Date: 

c. 1791-94
 

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