Identification and Creation
Object Number
H375
People
Daniel Huntington, American (New York, NY 1816 - 1906 New York, NY)
Albert Gallatin (1761-1849)
Title
Abraham Alfonse Albert Gallatin (1761-1849)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1897
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/304769
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
125.7 x 100.3 cm (49 1/2 x 39 1/2 in.)
framed: 152.4 x 126.4 x 15.2 cm (60 x 49 3/4 x 6 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: on paper on table: D Huntington
  • label: on frame, plaque, English: Abraham Alfonse Albert Gallatin 1761-1849/ Secretary of Treasure 1801-1814/by/Daniel Huntington/Presented by Albert, Horace and Goelet Gallatin.
Provenance
Purchased by sitter's grandson, Frederic Gallatin, 1897-98; descended in family to grandsons Albert, Horace, and Goelet Gallatin; their gift to Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, 1928.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, Gift of Albert, Horace, and Goelet Gallatin, great-grandsons of Albert Gallatin, for the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, 1928
Object Number
H375
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Laura M. Huntsinger, Harvard Portraits: A Catalogue of Portrait Paintings at Harvard University, ed. Alan Burroughs, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1936), p. 60

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. and Melissa Renn, American Paintings at Harvard, Volume One: Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels by Artists Born before 1826, Yale University Press (U.S.) and Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge and New Haven, 2014), p. 285, cat. 232, ill.

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