The Wind Mill

Object Number: 
S-217
Date: 
ca. 1858
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 x 20 1/8 in. ( 61 x 51.1 cm ) frame: 32 1/2 x 28 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (82.6 x 72.4 x 11.4 cm)
Gallery Label: 
This painting along with Pan of Milk and the Bargaining was on exhibition at the National Academy of Art.
Bibliography: 
Harper's Weekly, May 8, 1858, p. 291. New York Evening Post, May 8, 1858, p. 1. "Fine Arts," The Albion, Vol. 36, No. 19, May 8, 1858, p. 22. The Crayon, June 1858, p. 177. Mann, Maybelle, "Francis William Edmonds: Mammon and Art," The American Art Journal, Vol. 2, No. 2, Autumn 1970, pp. 92-106. Mann, Maybelle, Francis William Edmonds: Mammon and Art, New York University Ph.D. Dissertation, 1972, pp. 151-2. Koke, Richard J., American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society, Vol. II, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1982, pp. 8, 10. Clarke, H. Nichols B., Francis W. Edmonds, American Master in the Dutch Tradition, Washington, D.C.; Published for Amon Carter Museum by Smithsonian Institution Press, 1988, pp. 126-9.
Credit Line: 
The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group