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James Brander Matthews (1852-1929)

Object Number: 
1944.13
Date: 
1926
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 40 x 30 in. ( 101.6 x 76.2 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "Helen M. Turner / N.Y. 26"
Gallery Label: 
Matthews was born in New Orleans and educated at Columbia College and Columbia Law School in New York. An educator and author, he was the first professor of dramatic literature at Columbia University from 1900 to 1924.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group