Artist English
Title
  • Portrait of William Bishop when Young
Date ca. 1790
Medium watercolor and gouache on heavy cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet (oval): 2 13/16 × 2 5/16 inches (7.1 × 5.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Edsel B. Ford
Accession Number 46.115
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen and brown ink, on old paper frame backing: "William Bishop/ when young"
Miss Nedham (Leicester and Leamington, England);
1946-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Italian, French, English, and Spanish Drawings and Watercolors: Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries. New York, 1992, pp. 344, no. A99.

Paintings in the Detroit Institute of Arts: A Check List of the Paintings Acquired Before January 1967. Detroit, 1967, p. 39.

Paintings in the Detroit Institute of Arts: A Check List of the Paintings Acquired Before May 1970, 3rd ed. Detroit, 1970, p. 49.