John Albion Andrew (1818-1867)
recto © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
H58
People
Darius Cobb, American (Malden, MA 1834 - 1919 Newton, MA)
John Albion Andrew ( 1818 - 1867)
Title
John Albion Andrew (1818-1867)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1894-1895
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
sight: 66.8 x 54 cm (26 5/16 x 21 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l. l.: Darius Cobb
  • (not assigned): On back of ptg: By Darius Cobb. 1894 & 5.
Provenance
Gift of Darius Cobb to Harvard University, 1898
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, Gift of Darius Cobb to Harvard University, 1898
Object Number
H58
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

William Garrott Brown, A List of Portraits in the Various Buildings of Harvard University, Harvard University Library (Cambridge, MA, 1898), p. 6

Laura M. Huntsinger, Harvard Portraits: A Catalogue of Portrait Paintings at Harvard University, ed. Alan Burroughs, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1936), p. 13

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Virginia Anderson, and Kimberly Orcutt, ed., American Paintings at Harvard, Volume Two, Paintings, Drawings, Pastels and Stained Glass by Artists Born 1826-1856, Harvard University Art Museums/Yale University Press (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2008), p. 64-65, cat. 36, ill. p. 65

Verification Level

4 - Best. Object is extensively researched, well described and information is vetted