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Reverend William Ellery Channing
Reverend William Ellery Channing
ca. 1815
de Young
Gallery 22
Oil On Canvas
30 1/8 x 25 in. (76.5 x 63.5 cm)
Object Type:
North America

The Reverend William Ellery
Channing (17801842) and Ruth
Gibbs Channing (d. ca. 1858),
Boston, ca. 1815ca. 1858

Descended in family to Henry Chunning Rivers, Northeast Harbor, Maine, ca. 19591967

[Vose Galleries, Boston, 1967]

John D. Rockefeller 3rd and Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller, York, 19671979

FAMSF, 1979.7.95

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

Exhibition History:

Boston Athenaeum, An Exhibition of Portraits, Painted by the Late Gilbert Stuart, Esq., 1828, exh. no. 209 (as Rev. Dr. W. Channing; although crossed out in catalogue by a contemporary hand in copy at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Exhibition of Portraits Painted by Gilbert Stuart, 1880, exh. no. 294

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, temporary loan, I914I915

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, extended loan, 19171959

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Gilbert Stuart Memorial Exhibition, 1928, exh. no. 14

Cambridge, Mass., Robinson Hall, School of Architecture, Harvard University, Harvard Tercentenary Exhibition, 1936, exh. no. 8

San Francisco 1976, exh. no. 20
Tokyo 1982, exh. no. 15