1961.0501 Painting
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Painting

  • Title:

    The Peaceable Kingdom

  • Category:

    Paintings

  • Creator (Role):

    Edward Hicks (Artist)

  • Place of Origin:

    Newtown, Bucks, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1830-1832

  • Materials:

    Oil paint; FABRIC

  • Techniques:

    Painted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1961.0501 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1961.0501 A

Object Name

Painting

Title

The Peaceable Kingdom

Category

Paintings

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Edward Hicks (Artist)
04/04/1780-08/23/1849

Place of Origin

Newtown, Bucks, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1830-1832

Subjects

Quaker; Religious imagery

Materials

Oil paint; FABRIC

Techniques

Painted

Dimensions (inches)

17.625 (H) , 23.625 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

44.767 (H) , 60.008 (W)

Measurement Notes

H at proper right stretcher. W at bottom stretcher.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Richardson, Edgar P. 1986 American Paintings and Related Pictures in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Published as cat. no. 60, pp. 116-8.
[Book] Vlach, John Michael. 1988 Plain Painters: Making Sense of American Folk Art.
Published on p. 132.
[Book] Lipman, Jean & Armstrong, Tom. 1980 American Folk Painters of Three Centuries.
For information on the artist's life and work, see pp. 88-97.
[Book] Ames, Kenneth L. 1977 Beyond Necessity: Art in the Folk Tradition.
Published on p.107, cat. no. 12.