Artist Henry Ossawa Tanner, American, 1859-1937
Title
  • Flight into Egypt
Date 1899
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 19 3/4 × 25 1/2 inches (50.2 × 64.8 cm)
Framed: 25 1/8 × 31 × 2 3/4 inches (63.8 × 78.7 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, African Art Gallery Committee Fund
Accession Number 69.452
Department African American Art
On View African American W274, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed, lower left: H. O. Tanner
Inscriptions Signed and dated in brown paint, lower left: H. O. Tanner | Jerusalem 189[illegible]
Thomas Loguidice (New York, USA).
Frederick Douglass Institute of Negro Arts and History, now Frederick Douglass Institute and Museum of African Art (Washington, D.C., USA);
1969-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The Art of Henry O. Tanner. Exh. cat., Cleveland Museum of Art. Cleveland, 1969, p. 31, no. 29.

Bulletin of the DIA 55, no. 21 (1977): 106-108 (ill.).

Cinco Siglos De Obras Maestras. Exh. cat., Museo de Jade. San Jose, Costa Rica, 1978, p. 41, no. 8 (ill.).

Buick, Kirsten Pai. Bulletin of the DIA 86, no. 1/4 (2012): 17.