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Mrs. Robert Shewell, Jr. (Mary Boyer Shewell)
Mrs. Robert Shewell, Jr. (Mary Boyer Shewell)
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1775
Location:
de Young
Gallery 21
Century:
Media:
Oil On Canvas
Dimensions:
25 7/8 in. (65.7 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Provenance:

Purportedly Robert Shewell (b. ca. 1743) and Sarah Boyer Shewell (b. ca. 1745), Philadelphia, ca. 1775

Descended in family to Bernard Hepburn Benson, Washington, D.C., 1908at least 1942

[Mortimer Brandt, New York, by 1966]

[Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, 19661967]
John D. Rockefeller 3rd and Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller,
New York, 19671979

FAMSF, 1979.7.9.1, 1979.7.9.2

Accession Number:
1979.7.9.2
Acquisition Date:
1979-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd

Exhibition History:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia Painting and Printing to 1776, 1971, not in publ.

Washington, D.C., National Portrait Gallery, Henry Benbridge, 17431812: American Portrait Painter, 1971, exh. nos. 49,50

San Francisco 1976, exh. nos. 7, 8

Tokyo 1982, exh. nos. 7, 8

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”