Artist Robert J. Wickenden, American, 1861-1931
Title
  • James Edmund Scripps
Date 1907
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Overall: 58 × 36 inches (147.3 × 91.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Estate of James E. Scripps
Accession Number 07.2
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed, on painted doorway above Scripp's head: Robt. J. Wickenden
Inscriptions Inscribed, painted on doorway above Scripp's head: James Edmund Scripps | 1835-1906 | Robt. J. Wickenden
before 1907, James E. Scripps [d. 1907];
his family.
1907-present, gift to the Detroit Museum of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Scripps Obituary. The Detroit News Tribune (January 6, 1907).

Ferry, W. Hawkins. The Buildings of Detroit. Detroit, 1968.

Peck, William. The Detroit Institute of Arts: A Brief History. Detroit, 1991, pp. 23-24 (fig. 5).

Wittkopp, Gregory. "Portrait of Henry Wood Booth." Accessed on April 17, 2019. https://center.cranbrook.edu/discover/things-cranbrook/portrait-henry-wood-booth