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Creator:
Benjamin West, 1738–1820, American, active in Britain (from 1763)
Title:

The Artist and His Son Raphael

Former Title(s):

Self-Portrait with Raphael West

Self-Portrait

Date:
1773
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 25 x 24 7/8 inches (63.5 x 63.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.111
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
artist | boy | child | costume | drawing | father | fur | green (color) | man | painter | paper | pen | portfolio (container) | portrait | red | self-portrait | sketching | son | tondo | yellow
Associated People:
West, Benjamin (1738–1820), American history painter active in Britain
West, Raphael Lamar (1766–1850), history painter
Access:
On view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:448
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Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 70, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

Gay Myers, American painters on technique, the colonial period to 1860 , The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 2011, p. 10, fig. 2, ND1471 M39 2011 (YCBA)

Kate Retford, The art of domestic life, family portraiture in eighteenth-century England , Yale University Press, New Haven, London, 2006, pp. 137-38, 139, fig. 102, ND1313.4 .R48 2006 (YCBA)

Helmut von Erffa, The Paintings of Benjamin West, Yale University Press, New Haven, 1986, pp, 456-57, no. 533, NJ18 W52 A12 +E73 Oversize (YCBA)

R. J. B. Walker, Regency portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London, 1985, p. 545 (vol. 1), N1090 A592 (YCBA)


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