Artist American
Title
  • John Sherburne
Date ca. 1840
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 27 × 22 1/4 inches (68.6 × 56.5 cm)
Framed: 30 7/8 × 25 7/8 × 2 3/4 inches (78.4 × 65.7 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Estates of Edgar W. and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch
Accession Number 81.833
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Label, on verso: Title: John Sherburne; Date: November 17, 1810. Painting found at Wilde College, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Included in an Exhibition of American Primitive Paintngs in Europe.
Label reads: Karl Hnat/Spediteur, Wien
Inscriptions Inscribed, on verso: Painted November 17, 1810
dealer, Isabel Carleton Wilde (Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA).
Downtown Gallery(New York, New York, USA).
Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler (Garbisch, New York, USA);
1981-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
American Paintings in the Detroit Institute of Arts, Volume 1. New York, 1991, p. 176 (ill.).