SOLD BY THE ORDER OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE HIRSHHORN MUSEUM SCULPTURE GARDEN TO BENEFIT ITS ACQUISITION PROGRAM
Thomas Eakins (1844-1916)
oil on cradled panel
10 ½ x 14 1⁄8 in. (26.6 x 35.8 cm.)
Painted circa 1879-81.
Mrs. Samuel Murray, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1951.
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, Washington, D.C., 1966.
Gift to the present owner from the above, 1966.
Wilmington, Delaware, Wilmington Society of the Fine Arts, Delaware Art Center, A Loan Exhibition of the Works of Thomas Eakins, 1844-1944, October 1-29, 1944.
(Probably) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Carnegie Institute, Thomas Eakins Centennial Exhibition, 1844-1944, April 26-June 1, 1945, no. 67.
Trenton, New Jersey, New Jersey State Museum, After Eden: American Landscape 1875-1925, May 21-September 4, 1988, pp. 42-43, illustrated.
G. Hendricks, The Life and Work of Thomas Eakins, New York, 1974, p. 325, no. 106, illustrated.
P.D. Rosenzweig, The Thomas Eakins Collection of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C., 1977, p. 88, no. 38, illustrated.
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