Artist Alexander Helwig Wyant, American, 1836-1892
  • A View of Whiteface Mountain
Date ca. 1883
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Overall: 17 × 14 1/2 inches (43.2 × 36.8 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Mrs. Almeda H. Pickering
Accession Number 17.4
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left corner: A. H. Wyant
Almeda H. Pickering (Los Angeles, California, USA);
1917-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
“Painting by Wyant Bequeathed.” Bulletin of the DMA 11, 6 (March 1917): p. 52.

Catalogue of Paintings in the Permanent Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1930, no. 411.

Detroit Institute of Arts Catalogue of Paintings. Detroit, 1944, p. 147, no. 411.

Alexander Helwig Wyant, 1836-1892. Exh. cat., University of Utah, Museum of Fine Arts. Salt Lake City, 1968, p. 18

The Index of Twentieth-Century Artists, 1933-1937. New York, 1970, pp. 627, 633.

Olpin, Robert Spencer. Alexander Helwig Wyant (1836-1892) American Landscape Painter: An Investigation of his Life and Fame and a Critical Analysis of his Work with a Catalogue Raisonné of Wyant Paintings. Ph. D. diss., Boston University. Boston, 1971, pp. 336-337, no. 148. Microfilm ed. Ann Arbor, MI, 1978.