Artist Josef Israëls, Dutch, 1824-1911
Title
  • The Young Mother
Date 19th or 20th century
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 16 1/4 × 24 1/2 inches (41.3 × 62.2 cm)
Framed: 29 1/4 × 37 5/8 × 3 1/2 inches (74.3 × 95.6 × 8.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Charles Willis Ward
Accession Number 10.12
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower right: Josef Israels
collection of Charles Willis Ward (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1910-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
"Some Fine Acquisitions," Bulletin of the DMA 6, no. 3 (1912): pp. 29-33, esp. pp. 29, 30, (repr.) p. 33.

"The Museum's Donors," Bulletin of the DIA 1, no. 7 (1920): pp. 102-116, esp. 106, (repr.) p. 112.

Burroughs, C. Catalogue of paintings, sculpture and contemporary arts and crafts. DIA. Detroit, 1920, p. 96, no. 112.

Heil, W. Catalogue of Paintings in the Permanent Collection of The Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1930, cat. 110.

Richardson, E. P., ed. Catalogue of Paintings. Detroit, 1944, p. 66, no. 110.

Stott, A. Holland Mania: The Unknown Dutch Period in American Art and Culture. Woodstock, New York, 1998, p. 28, (fig. 4).