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Sir John Everett Millais, Christmas Eve
Artwork Details
Dimensions: 
62 X 52.5 in (157.48 X 133.35 cm)
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Creation Date: 
1887
Sale Information
Date: 
Dec 13, 2012
Provenance
Bought from the artist by Thomas McClean, London. with Charles J. Wertheimer by 1889. Bought from Wertheimer, together with many other pictures, by Sir Benjamin Robinson, a wealthy South African mine-owner, and thence by descent to his son. Joseph Benjamin Robinson, Jun. (+); Sotheby's, London, 17 June 1970, lot 145 (unsold). Sold by Prince Joseph Labia to The Fine Art Society, London, c. 1981. Private Collection, South America. Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 24 May 1989, lot 468. with Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox, London, from whom purchased by Christopher Gibbs, London, on behalf of a collector, and thence by descent to the present owner.