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The artist, until at least 1828.[1] Thomas Dwight, Boston, at least between 1839 and 1850.[2] (Victor Spark, New York); purchased 1949 by the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History

Second Exhibition of Paintings in the Athenaeum Gallery: Consisting of Specimens by American Artists, and a Selection from the Works of the Old Masters, Athenaeum Gallery, Boston, 1828, no. 171.
Exhibition of Pictures Painted by Washington Allston, Harding's Gallery, Boston, 1839, no. 29.
Twenty-third Exhibition of Paintings, Athenaeum Gallery, Boston, 1850, no. 94.
Memorial Show, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1881.
Tercentenary Retrospective Exhibition, Art Association of Newport, 1936.
American Jewish Art and History in the South, 1697-1900, Gibbes Art Gallery, Charleston, 16-30 March 1964.
The William A. Clark Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 26 April - 16 July 1978, unnumbered catalogue.
"A Man of Genius": The Art of Washington Allston, 1779-1843, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1979-1980, no. 46, repro.
Encouraging American Genius: Master Paintings from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York; Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte; John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, 2005-2007, checklist no. 10 (shown only in Houston, Southampton, Charlotte).
American Journeys: Visions of Place, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 21 September 2013 - 28 September 2014, unpublished checklist.


Cash, Sarah, ed. Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Washington, 2011: 285, repro.

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