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Savoyard Musician

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1836
Medium: 
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 x 18 in. ( 55.9 x 45.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of The New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts
Object Number: 
1858.21
Provenance: 
Luman Reed, d. 1836; Mrs. Luman Reed, New York, 1836-44; New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts, 1844-58.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1836
eMuseum Object ID: 
40
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

U.S. Ships-of-the-Line and Frigates Delaware and North Carolina, Brandywine, and Constellation

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1899
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 31 3/4 × 44 1/8 in. (80.6 × 112.1 cm) Framed: 37 3/4 × 50 × 2 3/8 in. (95.9 × 127 × 6 cm)
Credit Line: 
Gift of an Anonymous Donor
Object Number: 
X.160
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1899
eMuseum Object ID: 
39
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Luther Bradish (1783-1863)

Classification: 
Date: 
1856
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 44 x 34 in. ( 111.8 x 86.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Henry G. D. de Meli
Object Number: 
1937.151
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "T. Hicks. 1856"
Gallery Label: 
This portrait is a replica of another oil by Hicks, which is also in the N-YHS collection (1856.2).
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1856
eMuseum Object ID: 
38
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

John A. Luqueer (1814-1866)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1855
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 x 29 in. ( 91.4 x 73.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of John T. Luqueer
Object Number: 
1944.7
Marks: 
inscription: on book, lower left: "God said let there be light / And there was light"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the son of Francis T. and Mary (Fields) Luqueer. His father was a hardware merchant in Hanover Square in New York. John Luqueer was the founder and first president of the Adriatic Fire Insurance Co. of New York, which was chartered in 1858. He was also president of the Fireman's Insurance Co. and of the Greenwich Savings Bank. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his grandnephew.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1855
eMuseum Object ID: 
37
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Roman Campagna, Lago Di Bracciano

Classification: 
Date: 
1866
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 13 in. ( 15.2 x 33 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Academy of the Arts and Letters
Object Number: 
1955.16
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1866
eMuseum Object ID: 
36
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Trees in Autumn Foliage by a Stream

Classification: 
Date: 
19th century
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 27 x 11.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1918.340
Gallery Label: 
This is a fragment cut from a larger picture.
Bibliography: 
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. 203. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 170. 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. 365.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
34
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Study for "June"

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1870
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. ( 57.2 x 47 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.32
Gallery Label: 
The Society's study is for the finished landscape, privately owned in 1978.
Bibliography: 
Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 188. 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. 359.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1870
eMuseum Object ID: 
30
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Dregs in the Cup (Fortune Telling, the Fortune Teller)

Classification: 
Date: 
1838
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Unframed: 42 × 52 in. (106.7 × 132.1 cm) Framed: 53 in. × 63 in. × 3 1/2 in. (134.6 × 160 × 8.9 cm)
Credit Line: 
Gift of The New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts
Object Number: 
1858.57
Provenance: 
New York Gallery of Fine Arts, 1846 to 1858. The artist, 1838 to 1846.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1838
eMuseum Object ID: 
29
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Haying at the Edge of the Woods

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Oil on linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 1/2 x 16 3/4 in. ( 57.2 x 42.5 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1918.344
Gallery Label: 
This is a fragment cut from a larger picture.
Bibliography: 
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. 205. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 85. 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. 331.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
28
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

(Landscape Fragment) Autumn Foliage

Classification: 
Date: 
19th century
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 5/8 x 10 1/2 in. ( 19.4 x 26.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1918.343
Gallery Label: 
This is a fragment cut from a larger picture.
Bibliography: 
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. 203. 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. 365.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
26
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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