Artist Samuel G. Richards, American, 1853-1893
Title
  • Evangeline Discovering her Affianced in the Hospital
Date between 1887 and 1889
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 67 7/8 × 100 3/8 inches (172.4 × 255 cm)
Framed: 76 1/4 × 106 1/4 × 2 3/4 inches (193.7 × 269.9 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. Bela Hubbard
Accession Number 92.1
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W284, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed, lower left: Samuel Richards
Samuel Richards;
Bela Hubard;
1892-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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Schaefer, Barbara and Anita Hachmann, ed. Es War Einmal in Amerkika: 300 Jahre US-Amerikanische Kunst. Exh. cat., Wallraf das Museum. Cologne, 2018, p.110 (ill. no. 10).