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George Washington (1732-1799)

Classification: 
Date: 
n.d.
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 x 29 in. ( 91.4 x 73.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Edward Van Zandt Lane
Object Number: 
1945.83
Gallery Label: 
Copies of Stuart's "Athenaeum type" portrait of Washington were made throughout the 19th century by many different artists.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
156
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

John Willet

Classification: 
Medium: 
oil on linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 25 x 1 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 x 2.5 cm )
Object Number: 
1976.15
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
147
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Stuyvesant Le Roy (1836-1897)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1845
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 42 x 33 in. ( 106.7 x 83.8 cm )
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Stuyvesant Le Roy
Object Number: 
1952.39
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the son of Daniel and Susan Elizabeth (Fish) Le Roy. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his son.
Bibliography: 
Catalogue of American Portraits in the New-York Historical Society, no. 1768, Vol. 1, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1974, pp. 454-5.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
139
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Unidentified woman

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 38 x 28 in. ( 96.5 x 71.1 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Colonel G. Creighton Webb
Object Number: 
1948.149
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1800
eMuseum Object ID: 
130
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

M. Durand

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1845-1850
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. ( 29.8 x 24.8 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Alice Temple Parkin
Object Number: 
1944.141
Gallery Label: 
Durand (whose name is also recorded as Darant) spent part of his life in China. He was a personal friend of the artist, of Colonel Kane, and of W. W. Parkin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
131
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Female Child with Horse

Classification: 
Medium: 
oil on linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 x 18 x 1 in. ( 53.3 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm )
Object Number: 
1964.17
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
125
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

J. P. Sherwood

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1835
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 28 x 24 in. ( 71.1 x 61 cm )
Credit Line: 
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
Object Number: 
1942.202
Marks: 
inscription: on back: "J. P. Sherwood / John Vanderlyn junr. N.Y."
Gallery Label: 
The subject was an artist who was active in Charleston, South Carolina, in the 1830s.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1835
eMuseum Object ID: 
123
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Tobias I. Tobias (1785/86-1861)

Classification: 
Date: 
1878
Medium: 
Oil on linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 25 1/8 in. ( 76.2 x 63.8 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Henry S. Hendricks
Object Number: 
1973.50
Marks: 
signature and date: signed and dated at lower right: "JH LAZARUS / 1878"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1878
eMuseum Object ID: 
121
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

The Violinist - Carnegie Hall

Classification: 
Date: 
1955
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 x 20 in. ( 61 x 50.8 cm )
Description: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. W.D. Virtue
Object Number: 
1956.83
Gallery Label: 
Calla Lukes' painting pictorially documents the career of Giuseppe Ravita (1890-1958), known as the fiddler of 57th Street and the "Paganini of the Streets."
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1955
eMuseum Object ID: 
120
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Verplanck Mansion, Plum Point, New York

Classification: 
Date: 
1870
Medium: 
Oil on millboard
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 in. ( 22.2 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Cattus
Object Number: 
1968.14
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1870
eMuseum Object ID: 
115
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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