Aaron Belknap (1789-1847)

Object Number: 
ca. 1842
Oil on canvas
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
Phillips, John Marshall, Parker, Barbara N., Buhler, Kathryn C., eds., The Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr. Collection of Portraits and Silver with a Note on the Discoveries of Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr. Concerning the Influence of the English Mezzotint on Colonial Painting, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1955, pp. 54-5. Lawall, David B., Asher Brown Durand: His Art and Art Theory in Relation to his Times, Submitted to Princeton University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, March 1966, p. 84. The Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr. Collection: [an exhibit of portraits, miniatures, landscapes, silver and miscellanea, March 28, 1973, at the New-York Historical Society}, New York, 1973. Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, New Haven: Yale University Press, Vol. 1, 1974, pp. 64-5.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group