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image of Eleazer Tyng John Singleton Copley (painter)
American, 1738 - 1815
Eleazer Tyng, 1772
oil on canvas
overall: 126.5 x 100.2 cm (49 13/16 x 39 7/16 in.) framed: 149.5 x 125.1 cm (58 7/8 x 49 1/4 in.)
Gift of the Avalon Foundation
1965.6.1
On View
From the Tour: John Singleton Copley
Object 5 of 12

1873Perkins, Augustus Thorndike. A Sketch of the Life and a List of Some of the Works of John Singleton Copley. Boston, 1873: 19, 111.
1896Loan Exhibition of Portraits for the benefit of the Associated Charities and the North End Union, Exh. cat. Copley Society, Boston, 1896: no. 59.
1910Bayley, Frank W. A Sketch of the Life and a List of Some of the Works of John Singleton Copley. Boston, 1910: 99-100, 244.
1910Addison, Julia de Wolf. The Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Boston, 1910: 5; 2nd ed. Boston, 1924: 5.
1915Bayley, Frank W. The Life and Works of John Singleton Copley. Boston, 1915: 244.
1924Addison, Julia de Wolf. The Boston Museum of Fine Arts. 2nd ed. Boston, 1924: 5.
1925Exhibition of Early American Paintings, Miniatures and Silver Assembled by the Washington Loan Exhibition Committee, Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1925-1926: no. 11.
1930Bolton, Theodore and Harry Lorin Binsse. "John Singleton Copley." The Antiquarian 15 (December 1930): 118.
1937Shipton, Clifford K. Sibley's Harvard Graduates, Vol. 5 Biographical Sketches of Those who attended Harvard College in the Classes 1701-1712 with Biographical and other Notes. Boston, 1937: 651-653.
1938Parker, Barbara Neville and Anne Bolling Wheeler. John Singleton Copley: American Portraits in Oil, Pastel, and Miniature with Biographical Sketches. Boston, 1938: 190, pl. 111.
1938John Singleton Copley, 1738-1815, Loan Exhibition of Paintings, Pastels, Miniatures and Drawings, Exh. cat. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1938: no. 74.
1965John Singleton Copley, 1738-1815, Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Musuem of Fine Arts, Boston, 1965-1966: no. 53.
1966Prown, Jules David. John Singleton Copley. 2 vols. Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1966: 1:85, 88, 92, 115, 194, 231, fig. 317.
1970American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 46, repro.
1975Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1975: 390, color repro. fig. 563.
1980Wilmerding, John. American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1980: 13
1980American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 138, repro.
1981Williams 1981, 22, repro. 23.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 387, no. 548, color repro.
1992American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 149, repro.
1995Miles, Ellen G. American Paintings of the Eighteenth Century. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1995: 36-38, color repro. 37.

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