- Identification and Creation
- Physical Descriptions
- Oil on canvas
- 76.2 x 63.5 cm (30 x 25 in.)
110.8 x 87 x 10.2 cm (43 5/8 x 34 1/4 x 4 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: on verso [not in artist's hand]: J WINTHROP/COPY FROM VAN DYCK BY OSGOOD
- Gift of Thomas L. Winthrop to Harvard College, 1835.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard University Portrait Collection, Gift of Thomas L. Winthrop to Harvard College, 1835
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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- Publication History
[Letter], 1827 -1836, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1835, p. 145; 1835, p. 400
William Garrott Brown, A List of Portraits in the Various Buildings of Harvard University, Harvard University Library (Cambridge, MA, 1898), p. 44
Laura M. Huntsinger, Harvard Portraits: A Catalogue of Portrait Paintings at Harvard University, ed. Alan Burroughs, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1936), pp. 149-150
Historical Records Survey, Division of Professional and Service Projects, Works Progress Administration, American Portraits, 1620-1825, found in Massachusetts, Volumes 1 and 2, Historical Records Survey (Boston, MA, 1939), p. 475
Lawrence Shaw Mayo, The Winthrop Family in America, Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA, 1948), pp. 11-33
Andrew Oliver, Ann Millspaugh Huff, and Edward W. Hanson, Portraits in the Massachusetts Historical Society: An Illustrated Catalogue with Descriptive Matter, Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA, 1988), p. 125
Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. and Melissa Renn, American Paintings at Harvard, Volume One: Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels by Artists Born before 1826, Yale University Press (U.S.) and Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge and New Haven, 2014), p. 369, cat. 334, ill.
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