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Thomas Eakins, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1844–1916

Ink and watercolor on paper, 16 5/16 x 22 in. (41.4 x 55.9 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.1554

M. Knoedler & Co., New York, to 1961

Exhibition History:
NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY, London. "Thomas Eakins (1844-1916) and the Heart of American Life," 8 October 1993-23 January 1994.
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "The Great American Hall of Wonders: Art, Science, and Invention in the Nineteenth Century," 15 July 2011-8 January 2012, cat. [not pictured]
PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART. "American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent," 1 March-14 May 2017, fig. 32, p. 40.

Published References:
ADAMS, HENRY. "Eakins Revealed," (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005), ill. p. 138.
BARTER, JUDITH A., CHARLES BROCK et al. The World of WIlliam Glackens, Volume II (New York: Sansom Foundation, 2017), fig. 4 (color), p. 5.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection