The American and Canadian Salon
February 26 — March 03, 2022
Auction begins to close at 2:00 pm ET
RICHARD PAULI (Active ca. 1855-1892)
Elizabeth Bridget (Lady Shaughnessy), Montreal, PQ;
The Honourable Marguerite Shaughnessy, Montreal;
By descent to her granddaughter, Mrs. Norman Mais, Fort Tipperary, St. Andrews, NB on May 8, 1937;
Gift of Mrs. Norman Mais;
To the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB on May 23, 1985, Accession No. 1985-13;
Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery
This work is cited in "The Beaverbrook Art Gallery” September 1985, No. 33 issue, n.p. It is mentioned as one of two Barbizon-influenced paintings donated by Mrs. Mais (the other being, Lot 15 in this sale by the American artist John Francis Murphy (1853–1921)
The Shaughnessy family of Montreal and St. Andrews, NB were connected to the Canadian Pacific Railway and were among the early patrons and supporters of the Beaverbrook Art Gallery.
“Landscape (Early Autumn)” is mentioned as one of two Barbizon-influenced paintings donated by Mrs. Mais, the other being Lot 15 in this auction by the American artist John Francis Murphy (1853–1921).