Artist Jeremiah Theus, American, 1719-1774
Title
  • William Wragg
Date between 1750 and 1760
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 15 5/8 × 13 1/2 inches (39.7 × 34.3 cm)
Framed: 19 3/8 × 17 3/8 × 1 5/8 inches (49.2 × 44.1 × 4.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dexter M. Ferry, Jr.
Accession Number 53.144
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
the artist's daughter, Charlotte [later Mrs. William Loughton Smith];
her son, William Wragg Smith;
his daughter, Elizabeth Adda [later Mrs. Charles Mayhew Phinney].
purchased by H. A. Schindler (Charleston, South Carolina, USA).
1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
American Painters of the South. Exh. cat., Corcoran Gallery. Washington, D.C., 1960, no. 12. [dated as ca. 1740-1745]