since about Victorian times (roughly 1837 on)+ photographs
Saturday, May 22, 2010
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema - Melody on a Meditteranean Terrace
signed and inscribed L. Alma-Tadema Op. CCCXLVII (lower left) oil on panel 18 by 26 in Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 792,000 USD This painting originally belonged to Henry Walters, who, with his father, William, formed one of the most important art collections in America in the late 19th century.