Presentation in the Temple (1835)
Name: Presentation in the Temple
Artist: Robert W Weir
Format: Oil on canvas
Signed? Robt. W. Weir. Pinxt-West Point, 1835, lower center
Location: Private Collection (1972)
Website ID: PRES1
Provenance: P.G. Stuyvesant, Rutherford-Stuyvesant Estate, Mrs. Valmore Forgett, Mr. and Mrs. Valmore J. Forgett, Jr.
Auction Price: $10,000
Auction Year: 1998
Irene Weir Book?
William Gerts? p19
Ahrens Plate/Page? 6-1 27,32,88,126,172
References: New York Mirror, June 18, 1836, p406. The Religious Paintings of Robert Walter Weir (Antiques Magazine, April 1973, p745).
Notes: Based on Luke 2:22-39