Artist Thomas Worthington Whittredge, American, 1820-1910
Title
  • The Baptism
Date 1868
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 19 × 27 inches (48.3 × 68.6 cm)
Framed: 28 1/4 × 36 1/8 × 3 inches (71.8 × 91.8 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number 1994.88
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W280, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, lower right: T.W. Whittredge | 1868
the artist;
Emil Rothengatter (New York, New York, USA);
by family descent to his great-granddaughter.
1994, Adelson Gallery (New York, New York, USA);
1994-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)