Painting (Portrait)

  • Title:

    Adam Winne

  • Category:


  • Creator (Role):

    Pieter Vanderlyn (Painter)

  • Place of Origin:

    New York, Hudson River Valley, United States, North America

  • Date:


  • Materials:

    Oil paint; Canvas

  • Techniques:


  • Museum Object Number:

    1958.1146 A

  • Complete Details

Object Number

1958.1146 A

Object Name

Painting (Portrait)


Adam Winne



Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Pieter Vanderlyn (Painter)
c. 1687-1778

Place of Origin

New York, Hudson River Valley, United States, North America






Oil paint; Canvas



Dimensions (inches)

32 (H) , 26.5 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

81.28 (H) , 67.31 (W)

Measurement Notes

H at proper right stretcher. W at bottom stretcher.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Belknap, Waldron Phoenix. 1959 American Colonial Painting: Materials for a History.
pp. 204-6; repro., pl. LXXII, no. 1.
[Article] Black, Mary Childs. 11//1969 The Gansevoort Limner. Antiques. 96 (5): 738-44.
fig. 1, p. 739
[Article] Black, Mary Childs. "Pieter Vanderlyn and other Limners of the Upper Hudson,", in Quimby, Ian M.G. American Painting to 1776: A Reappraisal. Seventeenth Annual Winterthur Conference.

[Article] Black, Mary Childs. "Pieter Vanderlyn", in Lipman, Jean & Armstrong, Tom. American Folk Painters of Three Centuries. 41-46.
Published on p. 42.
[Article] Black, Mary Childs. "Early New York Painting of the New York Province", in Blackburn, Roderic H. & Piwonka, Ruth. Remembrance of Patria: Dutch Arts and Culture in Colonial America, 1609-1776. 209-56.
Published as. cat. no. 233, pp. 188 & 196. For information on Vanderlyn, see pp. 234-6.
[Book] Flexner, James Thomas. 1947 American Painting: First Flowers of our Wilderness.
pp. 52-89
[Article] Flexner, James Thomas. 06//1959 "Pieter Vanderlyn, Come Home". pp. 546-549; 580.

[Book] Groft, Tammis K. & Mackay, Mary Alice. 1998 Albany Institute of History and Art: 200 years of collecting.

[Article] Harris, Charles X. 10//1921 "Pieter Vanderlyn". New York Historical Society Quarterly Bulletin. 5 (3): pp. 59-73.

[Article] Hastings, Russel. 12//1942 Pieter Vanderlyn: A Hudson River Portrait Painter (1687-1778). Antiques. 42 (6): 296-299.

[Book] Hoes, Roswell Randall. 1891 Baptismal and marriage registers of the old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York : (formerly named Wiltwyck, and often familiarly called Esopus or 'Sopus), for one hundred and fifty years from their commencement in 1660.
p. 157, no. 3363
[Book] McCoubrey, John W. 1963 American Tradition in Painting.
p. 10; repro. fig. 6
[Book] Richardson, Edgar P. 1986 American Paintings and Related Pictures in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
pp. 18-19, no. 12, repro. p. 21.
[Book] Vlach, John Michael. 1988 Plain Painters: Making Sense of American Folk Art.
repro. p. 109, fig. 65
[Book] Lipman, Jean & Armstrong, Tom. 1980 American Folk Painters of Three Centuries.
Published on p. 42.
[Book] Blackburn, Roderic H. & Piwonka, Ruth. 1988 Remembrance of Patria: Dutch Arts and Culture in Colonial America, 1609-1776. 318 p.
Published on p. 196; illustrated on p. 188.
[Book] Ames, Kenneth L. 1977 Beyond Necessity: Art in the Folk Tradition.
Published on p.115, cat. no. 91.