Artist Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins, American, 1844-1916
Title
  • Male Nudes in a Seated Tug-of-War
Date ca. 1883
Medium albumen print
Dimensions Image: 3 3/4 × 4 3/4 inches (9.5 × 12.1 cm)
Mount: 4 1/4 × 6 1/2 inches (10.8 × 16.5 cm)
Framed: 14 5/8 × 18 5/8 × 1 3/8 inches (37.1 × 47.3 × 3.5 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number F77.106
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, (by Olympia Galleries) on verso, upper left, in black ink: eakins | olympia galleries, ltd. | philadelphia cat #0-16
Edward H. Coates (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA);
Family of Edward H. Coates (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA);
Olympia Galleries, exhibition, 1976, #21 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA) ;
Sotheby Parke Bernet Sale, November 10, 1966, #517 (New York, New York, USA).
1977-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Onorato, Ronald J. "Photography and Teaching: Eakins at the Academy." American Art Review (July-August 1976): p. 136, no. 16 (ill.).

The Olympia Galleries Collection of Thomas Eakins Photo-Graphs. Philadelphia, 1976, no. 16.

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc. Thomas Eakins Photographs. New York, 1977, no. 521 (ill.).