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The Old House of Representatives, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese 1791-1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Gallery of Art Fourth Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20565
Date:
1822. Probably reworked 1823
Notes:
"A catalogue of the collection of American paintings in the Corcoran Gallery of Art; volume 1," Washington, D.C.: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1966, pg. 53.
"Masterpieces of the Corcoran Gallery of Art: A Benefit Exhibition in Honor of the Gallery's Centenary," New York, NY: Wildenstein, 1959, pg. 47.
Cash, Sarah, with Terri Sultan, "American Treasures of the Corcoran Gallery of Art," New York: Abbeville Press, 2000, pg. 37.
Cash, Sarah, ed., "Corcoran Gallery of Art, American Paintings to 1945," Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art in association with Hudson Hills Press, 2011, pg. 70.
National Gallery of Art, collection printout, "Acquisitions from the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art," 2015.
Summary:
View looking across the old House of Representative filled with congressmen.
Topic:
Architecture interior--Civic--U.S. Capitol  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Political--Congressman  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08260060
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_40132