Catalogue entry

N03707 HYLDA, DAUGHTER OF ASHER AND MRS WERTHEIMER 1901

Inscr. ‘John S. Sargent 1901’ b.l.
Canvas, 84 1/2×56 1/2 (215·5×143·5).
Presented to the National Gallery by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes 1922; transferred 1926.
Coll: As for N03705.
Lit: Downes, 1925, pp.46, 200, repr. facing p.216; Mount, 1955, pp.225, 436; McKibbin, 1956, p.130; Mount, 1957, pp.187, 345.

Never exhibited, this portrait is contemporaneous with N03708. The sitter, who afterwards became Mrs H. Wilson-Young (1878–1938?), was the third eldest daughter of the Wertheimer family (information from Mr John Mathias, 8 June 1961).

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II