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James Pryde
1866–1941

The Death Bed

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Medium
Oil on canvas
Size
47 ½ × 41 ¼ inches · 1206 × 1048 mm
Notes
Painted in 1913
Collections
  • Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, acquired from the artist;
  • Gertrude Whitney Miller, daughter of the above; 
  • Miller sale, Sotheby’s, New York, 11 September 1987, lot 85; 
  • Robert Isaacson acquired at the above sale;
  • James Draper, New York, 2014.
Exhibitions
  • London, The Eighth International Society Exhibition, Spring 1913.
Literature
  • Derek Hudson, James Pryde 1866-1941, London, 1949, p. 99 and plate XX. 
  • B.H. Friedman, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, a Biography, New York, 1978, p. 274.
  • Cecilia Powell, Rascals & Rituals: the Romantic Vision of James Pryde, exh. cat., London (The Fleming Collection), 2006, pp. 21-22 and 58-59. 

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge