Thomas Eakins 1844 - 1916
- Thomas Eakins
- Portrait of the Artist's Sister, Margaret Eakins
- oil on canvas
- 18 ¼ by 15 in.
- (46.4 by 38.1 cm)
- Painted circa 1871.
Francis W. Scheafer, New Milford, Connecticut, after 1924
Joseph Katz, Baltimore, Maryland
M. Knoedler & Co., New York
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1961 (acquired from the above)
Gift from the above, 1966
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Memorial Exhibition of the Works of the Late Thomas Eakins, December 1917-January 1918, no. 34
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Thomas Eakins Retrospective Exhibition, September-November 1970, no. 7
Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Inaugural Exhibition, October-September 1975
Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, The Thomas Eakins Collection of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, May-September 1977, no. 15, illustrated in color p. 17
London, National Portrait Gallery, Thomas Eakins (1844-1916) and the Heart of American Life, October 1993-January 1994, no. 6, pp. 62-63
Henri Gabriel Marceau, "An Exhibition of Thomas Eakins' Work," Pennsylvania Museum Bulletin, vol. 25, March 1930, no. 40, p. 163
Lloyd Goodrich, Thomas Eakins: His Life and Work, New York, 1933, no. 40, p. 163
Margaret McHenry, Thomas Eakins Who Painted, Oreland, Pennsylvania, 1946, p. 21
Sylvan Schendler, Eakins, Boston, Massachusetts, 1967, pp. 23, 284, illustrated p. 29
Abram Lerner et al., The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, New York, 1974, no. 48, illustrated p. 44
Gordon Hendricks, The Life and Work of Thomas Eakins, New York, 1974, no. 40, p. 319, illustrated in reverse
Lloyd Goodrich, Thomas Eakins, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1982, no. 97, illustrated p. 221
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