17: Thomas Sully (american 1783-1872), "Portrait Of Ann
THOMAS SULLY (AMERICAN 1783-1872), "Portrait of Ann McCrea Foster Wirgman," 1842, oil on canvas, 20 x 17 in. (50.8 x 43.2 cm); PROVENANCE: George Arden Collection, New York; Private Collection, New York; EXHIBITED: "Memorial Exhibition of Portraits by Thomas Sully," Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, April 9 - May 10, 1922; "First Flowers of our Wilderness," (traveling exhibition), Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California, January 10 - February 15, 1976 and University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona, February 29 - March 28, 1976; LITERATURE: "Memorial Exhibition of Portraits by Thomas Sully" (Exhibition Catalog), Philadelphia: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 1922, page 73 (No. 109 in the catalog); Edward Biddle and Mantle Fielding, "The Life and Works of Thomas Sully," Philadelphia: Wickersham Press, 1921, page 219 (No. 1144 in the catalog ); Charles Henry Hart, "A Register of Portraits Painted by Thomas Sully," Philadelphia: 1908, page 111 (No. 1102 in the catalog)
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