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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, active 19th century.
Title Peter VanBrugh Livingston (-1868).
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a painting.
Dimensions/Medium 15 1/8 x 11 7/8 in.
oil on panel.


Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Italian School (19th century) 721-1 a    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a) Mrs. Charles J. Welch, granddaughter of the subject;
(a) her son, d'Alte A. Welch, Cleveland, Ohio (hanging in the home of his father, Chrales J. Welch, New York.
(e) by 1950, Dr. Livingston Welch, New York.
Current repository Dr. Livingston Welch, New York, New York, United States, private.
Subject (a) Peter van Brugh Livingston died in 1868. He probably painted in Rome since the St. Peter's dome appears in the background; (b) Two books on the table, a bust, inkpot and a white quill. In the background a column under a drape and a bese of a statue. S. Peter's dome at the horizon; (c) P. van Brugh Livingston (1792-1868), diplomat, was the eldest son of Philip Livingston and Cornelia van Horn. Married the widow of Sir Patrick Houston; (d) Peter van Brugh Livingston married Harriet Croft, the widow of Sir Roderick Houston.
Images Photograph, Thurman Rotan 39507 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, 5588.tif photograph March 6, 1999.
Digital image, Thurman Rotan 39507_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Sources (a) Charles J. Welch, and letter dated 27 March 1950, 21 February 1950.
(b) Frick Art Reference Library, 21 February 1950.
(c) National Cyclopedia of American Biography, vol.xiii, 1906, p.177.
(d) Arthur S. Maynard, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, letters, 13, 16, 19 July 1946.
(e) Information from Frick Art Reference Library Photoarchive.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, active 19th century.
Livingston, Peter Van Brugh, 1792-1868.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Portraits: Men: Full length.
Form Italian School.
Paintings (visual works)
Reproductions.
Related corporate bodies Frick Art Reference Library.
Private collection Dr. Livingston Welch, art collection.
Frick artist name form Italian School (19th century).
Fund Record created with funding from The National Endowment for the Humanities.
Record created with funding from The Henry Luce Foundation.

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