Artist Jervis McEntee, American, 1828-1891
  • Indian Summer
Date probably 1861
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 39 7/8 × 68 inches (101.3 × 172.7 cm)
Framed: 55 1/8 × 83 5/8 × 5 5/8 inches (140 × 212.4 × 14.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund and Dexter M. Ferry, Jr. Fund
Accession Number 75.11
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower right: J. McEntee
ca. 1862-66 until 1908, James W. Pinchot (New York, New York, USA and Washington, D.C., USA).
until 1975, Governor Gifford Pinchot.
Hirschl & Adler Galleries (New York, New York, USA).
1975-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Catalogue of the First Exhibition of Painting and Statuary, at the American Hall, Main Street, Buffalo. Exh. cat., Young Men’s Association. Buffalo, NY, 1861, no. 144.

National Academy of Design Annual. New York, 1861, no. 551.

Catalogue of the Fifth Annual Art Exhibition of the Young Men’s Association at their Gallery in the Anthenaeum, Troy, NY, 1862. Exh. cat., Young Men’s Association. Troy, NY, 1862, no. 87.

“American Paintings Acquired during the Last Decade.” Bulletin of the DIA 55 (1977): pp. 91-92 (ill.).