Benjamin West

Colonel Guy Johnson



Benjamin West - Colonel Guy Johnson

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 523


Provenance

Ethel Dixon-Brown (died c. 1950), Henfield, Sussex
sale Sotheby's, London, 7 December 1927, nr. 54, as a portrait of Sir Joseph Banks
bought by Frank T. Sabin, London
sold 27 November 1936 to M. Knoedler & Co., New York
sold 21 January 1937 to The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh
gift 1940 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1940.1.10

Other works by Benjamin West


Benjamin West Una and the Lion (Mary Hall in the Character of Una)
Una and the Lion (Mary Hall in the Character of Una)
1771

Benjamin West Saul and the Witch of Endor
Saul and the Witch of Endor
1777

Benjamin West The Battle of La Hogue
The Battle of La Hogue
1778

Benjamin West Self-portrait
Self-portrait
c. 1770

Benjamin West
Colonel Guy Johnson
1776
203 x 138 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Collection