Artist Thomas Wilmer Dewing, American, 1851-1938
  • Classical Figures
Date 1898
Medium Oil on panel
Dimensions Framed (H at left x W to foot): 74 1/4 × 76 1/2 inches (188.6 × 194.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James O. Keene in memory of their daughter, Sandra Mae Long
Accession Number 72.839
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W285, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed, in lower left corner of left screen: T. W. Dewing
ca. 1989, Colonel Frank J. Hecker (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
unknown patron (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA);
unknown patron (Royal Oak, Michigan, USA);
dealer, George Heckroth;
Mr. and Mrs. James O. Keene;
1972-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Pyne, Kathleen. "Classical Figures: A three Panel, Folding Screen by Thomas Dewing." Bulletin of the DIA 59, no. 1 (Spring 1981): pp. 4-15 (cover ill.).

Hobbs, Susan A. The Art of Thomas Wilmer Dewing: Beauty Reconfigured. Exh. cat., The Smithsonian Institution. Washington, D.C., 1996, no. 26, pp. 28, 138-139, 141.