Portrait of the Artist’s Son

Maker(s)
Artist: Abbott Handerson Thayer (1849-1921)
Historical period(s)
1892
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
H x W: 68.9 x 56.3 cm (27 1/8 x 22 3/16 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1906.95a
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Oil painting

Keywords
child, portrait, United States
Provenance

To 1892
N. E. Montross (1849-1932), New York, NY, to 1892 [1]

From 1892 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from N. E. Montross in May 1892 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] Information in object file. Also, see Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

N. E. Montross (C.L. Freer source) 1849 - 1932
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References
  • Nathaniel Pousette-Dart Royal Cortissoz. Abbott H. Thayer. Distinguished American artists New York. pl. 35 (as "The Artist's Son").
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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