Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Family Group, (painting)

Painter:
Penniman, John Ritto 1783-1837
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston Massachusetts 02115 Accession Number: 1974.584
Date:
1798
Notes:
Troyen, Carol, et al., "American Paintings in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue," Boston, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, 1997, pg. 215.
"Paul Revere's Boston, 1735-1818," Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1975.
Summary:
Interior scene depicting a family gathered around the father seated in the middle with a young boy on his right knee, his left hand reaching out toward his young daughter, his wife standing behind his chair, and the family dog leaping up in front. In the background on the left there is a man hidden in the shadows.
Topic:
Portrait group--Family
Architecture interior--Domestic--House
Animal--Dog
Control number:
IAP 20492779
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_372572

Modify Your Search





or


Narrow By
  • Paintings
  • Animals
  • Architecture
  • Dogs
  • Domestic
  • Family
  • Houses
  • Portraits
  • Animals
  • Architecture
  • Dogs
  • Domestic
  • Family
  • Houses
  • Portraits
  • Penniman, John Ritto
  • 1790s
  • Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museum