Artist Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins, American, 1844-1916
Title
  • Dr. Horatio C. Wood
Date 1886
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 64 × 50 inches (162.6 × 127 cm)
Framed: 82 1/4 × 68 3/8 × 4 1/2 inches (208.9 × 173.7 × 11.4 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 30.296
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W291, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed, lower right: Eakins
the artist's widow, Susan Macdowell Eakins;
1930, Clarence W. Cranmer (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA);
1930--present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Loan Exhibition of the Works of Thomas Eakins. Exh. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1917, no. 25 (ill.).

Exhibition of Paintings and Water Colors by Thomas Eakins. Exh. cat., Joseph Brummer Galleries. New York, 1923, no. 19.

Bulletin of the DIA 12, 2 (Nov 1930): p. 21.

Marceau, H. G. "Thomas Eakins." Pennsylvania Museum Bulletin 25 (1930): p. 23, no. 114.

Thomas Eakins. Exh. cat., Whitney Museum. New York, 1933, no. 239.

Eighteenth Annual Exhibition of American Artists. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1937, no. 13.
Porter, Fairfield. Thomas Eakins: The Great American Artists Series. New York, 1959 (pl. 41).

The Art of Philadelphia Medicine. Exh. cat., Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, 1965, no. 52 (ill.).

Thomas Eakins: A Retrospective Exhibition. Exh. cat., National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1961, no. 52.

Schendler, S. Eakins. Boston, 1967, pp. 9, 116, 118, no. 49 (ill.).

Thomas Eakins Retrospective Exhibition. Exh. cat., Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, 1970, no. 52.

DIA Handbook. 1971, p. 147.

Hendricks, G. The Life and Work of Thomas Eakins. New York, 1974, p. 172 (fig. 162).

"Family Art Game." DIA Advertising Supplement. Detroit Free Press. (April 26, 1981): p. 19 (ill.).

Johns, E. Thomas Eakins, the Heroism of Modern Life. Princeton, 1983 (fig. 110).

Thomas Eakins. Exh. cat., National Portrait Gallery. London, 1993, no. 25.