Cortlandt Field Bishop (1870-1935)

Cortlandt Field Bishop (1870-1935)
Cortlandt Field Bishop (1870-1935)
Title
Cortlandt Field Bishop (1870-1935)
Date 
1873
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
canvas: 44 x 25 1/2 in. (111.8 x 64.8 cm) frame: 51 1/2 x 32 3/4 x 3 in. ( 130.8 x 83.2 x 7.6 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Cortlandt F. Bishop and Mrs. Shirley Falcke
Object Number 
1957.3
Marks 
Signed and dated upper left: "W. Bouguereau 1873"
Gallery Label 
This portrait, which depicts the subject at the age of three, was painted in Paris by one of the most celebrated French academic painters of the late nineteenth century. By 1873 he accepted portrait commissions only out of personal regard for the sitter or his family.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group