Thomas Eakins

The Thinker: Portrait of Louis N. Kenton



Thomas Eakins - The Thinker: Portrait of Louis N. Kenton

Literature

Gary Tinterow and Geneviève Lacambre, Manet/Velazquez, New York, New Haven, 2003, fig. 10.20


Provenance

The sitter's wife, Elizabeth Macdowell Kenton, Philadelphia, 1900–17

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 17.172

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Thomas Eakins The Gross Clinic
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Thomas Eakins A Street Scene in Seville
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Thomas Eakins
The Thinker: Portrait of Louis N. Kenton
1900
208.3 x 106.7 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower right: Eakins 1900
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1917