Artist Lewis Thomas Ives, American, 1833-1894
Title
  • Portrait of William H. Brearley
Date 1884
Medium oil on preprimed canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 28 × 23 inches (71.1 × 58.4 cm)
Framed: 39 1/2 × 34 1/2 × 3 5/8 inches (100.3 × 87.6 × 9.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. William H. Brearley
Accession Number 96.1
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, right side, above sitter's shoulder: L.T. Ives. | 1884
by descent to the sitter's wife;
1896-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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