Beauty with Umbrella
signed Kikugawa Eizan hitsu, with Maroni collector's seal at lower left, ca. 1810
oban tate-e vertical diptych 29 1/2 by 10 in., 75 by 25.4 cm
Bertha Evelyn Jaques was an American etcher and cyanotype photographer who helped found the Chicago Society of Etchers, and who had a friendship with the well-known Japonsime print artist, Helen Hyde (1868-1919) who visited Jaques on several occaisons.
Albert Maroni (French, 1852-1923)
Bertha Evelyn Jaques, print artist (Chicago, 1863-1941), sold at Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc, August 20, 1974, lot no. 129 (illus.)
(inv. no. 10-5157)
Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only
Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email
to schedule a visit between 11am and 4pm for no more than two individuals at a time.
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July 10, 2020
Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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