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Andrew H. Mickle (1804-1863)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1846
Medium: 
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 5 3/4 in. ( 17.5 x 14.6 cm )
Credit Line: 
Purchase, The Mrs. Rodney Williams Fund
Object Number: 
1956.194
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "J M Mason"
Gallery Label: 
In 1846 Mickle was the successful Democratic candidate for mayor of New York, which position he held for one term. Insignia of his office of mayor appear on the table in this portrait, and the central part of New York City Hall is visible through the window at the right.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1846
eMuseum Object ID: 
237
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Study At Marbletown, Ulster County, N.Y.

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1845
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 3/4 x 21 in. ( 42.5 x 53.3 cm )
Credit Line: 
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
Object Number: 
1887.7
Bibliography: 
Executor's Sale, Studies in Oil by Asher B. Durand, N.A., Deceased, Ortgies' Art Gallery, New York, April 13 and 14, 1887, p. 22, no. 319. Vail, R. W., Knickerbocker Birthday: A Sesqui Centennial History of The New-York Historical Society 1804-1954, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1954, p. 170. 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, pp. 243. 336-40, 656. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 171. Koke, Richard J., American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society, Vol. I, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1982, p. 628. Harvey, Eleanor Jones, The Painted Sketch: American Impressions from Nature 1830-1880, Dallas: Dallas Museum of Art, 1998, 128-9. Foshay, Ella M., and Novak, Barbara, Intimate Friends: Thomas Cole, Asher B. Durand, William Cullen Bryant, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 2000, p. 53.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
227
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Captain David Bush

Classification: 
Date: 
1812
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 26 × 21 5/8 in. (66 × 54.9 cm) Framed: 29 1/2 × 24 3/4 × 1 3/8 in. (74.9 × 62.9 × 3.5 cm)
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Irving S. Olds
Object Number: 
1963.48
Marks: 
label: on frame: "Captain David Bush / Painted in 1812"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1812
eMuseum Object ID: 
223
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

David Livingston

Classification: 
Medium: 
oil
Dimensions: 
Overall: 25 x 20 x 1 in. ( 63.5 x 50.8 x 2.5 cm )
Object Number: 
1946.137
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
222
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Figures of Revolutionary War Officers

Classification: 
Date: 
1906
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 12 in. ( 19.7 x 30.5 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Object Number: 
1937.159
Marks: 
inscriptions: Inscribed: Dated, upper left in pencil: Sept. 23, 1906. Lower right: Sherwood Farm/Westport/Conn.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
219
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Colonnade Row, Lafayette Street, N.Y.C

Classification: 
Date: 
1902
Medium: 
Oil on canvas, mounted on cardboard
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 24 3/8 in. ( 38.1 x 61.9 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Object Number: 
1915.61
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1902
eMuseum Object ID: 
218
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Peter Cooper House, NYC

Classification: 
Date: 
1907
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 8 1/4 in. ( 15.2 x 21 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Object Number: 
1915.28
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1907
eMuseum Object ID: 
216
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Old Mosholu School

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/8 x 6 3/8 in. ( 23.2 x 16.2 cm ) mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Object Number: 
1915.31
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
215
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

East 54th Street and East River

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Oil on canvas, mounted on cardboard
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/4 x 13 3/4 in. ( 24.8 x 34.9 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Object Number: 
1915.67
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
213
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

East 54th Street and East River, N.Y.C

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 10 in. ( 17.5 x 25.4 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Object Number: 
1915.47
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
212
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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