Lot 2158: ATTRIBUTED TO ROBERT EDGE PINE (C. 1730 - 1788) | Portrait of a British Officer in Red Uniform
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Earls of Dalhousie, Brechin Castle, Scotland (according to a label on the frame);
Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd., London.
Dimensions: 30 by 24 1/2 in.
Literature: George Parker, “Merchants and Planters: American Portraits of the Colonial Period and the Early Republic,” Wisconsin Academy Review: A Journal of Wisconsin Culture, vol. 43, no. 4, Fall 1997, p. 25 illustrated (as Man in Red Coat).
Medium: oil on canvas