Henry Raeburn

The Binning Children

Henry Raeburn - The Binning Children

Henry Raeburn
The Binning Children
c. 1811
128.8 x 102.7 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Given in memory of John Woodruff Simpson


Collection catalogues
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 518


Painted for the sitters' father, David Monro Binning (1776-1843), Argaty and Softlaw, Perthshire, Scotland
by inheritance to the elder son in the picture, George Home Monro Binning Home (1804-1884), Argaty
by inheritance to his grand-nephew, Dr. George Home Monro-Home (born 1865), Argaty
sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 3 May 1902, nr. 97
with Thos. Agnew & Sons, London
sold 1902 to M. Knoedler & Co., London
purchased by John Woodruff Simpson (1850-1920), New York
by inheritance to his wife, Mrs. John W. Simpson (née Katherine Seney, died 1943), New York
gift 1942 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1942.5.2

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