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Title

Commodore Hornblower


Artist

Newell Convers Wyeth

United States of America

22 Oct 1882 - 19 Oct 1945


Details


Date

1944


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on board


Dimensions

52.2 x 66.2 cm board; 69.5 x 83.5 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., grey paint "W". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Du Pont Company 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

66.1988


Artist information

Newell Convers Wyeth

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


Carolyn Wyeth, 1945-1987, United States of America, daughter of the artist

Du Pont Company, 1987-1988, United States of America, Gift of the Du Pont Company 1988


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


C.S. Forester, The Commodore, London, 1945, dust jacket (colour illus.).

Christine B. Podmaniczky, N.C. Wyeth, catalogue raisonné of paintings, Pennsylvania, 2008, 589 (colour illus.). I.1312 (374)