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Author/Artist Metcalf, Eliab, 1785-1834.
Title William Bedlow Crosby.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a painting.
Dimensions/Medium 36 x 28 in.
oil on canvas.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Metcalf, Eliab 121-6e    AVAILABLE
Provenance (f) Robert Crosby, son of the subject;
(f) his daughter, Mrs. Alfred Duane Pell, New York;
(f and g) her bequest to the Museum of the City of New York, New York (38.520.1).
Current repository Museum of the City of New York, New York, New York, United States, 38.520.1, public.
Attribution history (f) Thought by Mrs. A.D. Pell in 1935 to be by Samuel Lovett Waldo. According to Martin S. Soria in 1958, by Metcalf. Library staff agrees with attribution to Metcalf. (g) Presumably the picture listed by the Museum of the City of New York in 1974 as by Waldo.
Images Photograph, Ira W. Martin 21192 Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Digital image, Ira W. Martin 21192_POST.tif Frick Art Reference Library, New York (FARL) negative.
Sources (f) Information from Frick Art Reference Library Photoarchive.
(g) Smithsonian American Art Museum. "Art Inventories Catalog." Smithsonian Institution. http://siris-artinventories.si.edu (accessed November 2012).
Fund Record created with funding from The National Endowment for the Humanities.
LC subject Metcalf, Eliab, 1785-1834.
Waldo, Samuel Lovett, 1783-1861.
Crosby, William Bedlow, 1786-1865.
Art, American.
Other subject Portraits: Men: With hands (without hats): Head to right.
Genre/Form American School.
Paintings (visual works)
Reproductions.
Other author Waldo, Samuel Lovett, 1783-1861, alternate attribution.
Related corporate bodies Museum of the City of New York.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Metcalf, Eliab, 1785-1834.

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