Artist Thomas Sully, American, 1783-1872
Title
  • Dr. Edward Hudson
Date 1810
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 29 × 23 3/4 inches (73.7 × 60.3 cm)
Framed: 36 × 31 × 3 inches (91.4 × 78.7 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 26.89
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
the sitter's grandson, Thomas A. Sutherland (San Diego, California, USA);
1926, an unidentified descendant.
1926, Gump's Gallery (San Francisco, California, USA).
1926, William Macbeth, Inc. (New York, New York, USA).
1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Biddle, E. and M. Fielding. The Life and Works of Thomas Sully. Philadelphia, 1921, pp. 21 and 181, no. 836-839.

Bulletin of the DIA, 8, 1 (1926): pp. 9-10 (ill.).

Art in America, 17, 267 (1929).

American 19th Century Painting. Exh. cat, Michigan State University Department of Art. East Lansing, 1966, no. 3 (ill.).

Myers, B.S., ed. Encyclopedia of Painting. New York, 1970, p. 464 (ill.).