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John Davenport (1752-1830), (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Earl, Ralph 1751-1801  Search this
Subject:
Davenport, John  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Yale University Art Gallery 1111 Chapel Street New Haven Connecticut 06520 Accession Number: 1940.616
Date:
1794
Notes:
"Handbook of the collections of the Yale University Art Gallery," New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992.
"A checklist of American paintings at Yale University," New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1982.
Summary:
Three-quarter-length portrait of John Davenport seated with his legs crossed and his right elbow resting on a table. He holds a rolled up piece of paper in his left hand. Paper and ink well are on the table. At right, two shelves of books are behind him, next to which is a window through which a landscape is seen.
Topic:
Portrait male--Knee length  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Paper  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAP 07261015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_37777