Portrait of Frederick Layton

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Eastman Johnson (American, 1824–1906)
Portrait of Frederick Layton, 1893
Oil on canvas
78 1/4 × 48 1/4 in. (198.76 × 122.56 cm)
Layton Art Collection Inc., Gift of Marshall and Ilsley Bank L1888.30
Photo credit: Dedra Walls
Currently on View

Publication History
Mooney, Claudia. The Layton Art Collection: 1888–2013, Part 1. Milwaukee Art Museum: Under the Wings, April 16, 2013. http://blog.mam.org/2013/04/16/the-layton-art-collection-1888-2013-part-1/.

Eastberg, John C. and Eric Vogel. Layton’s Legacy: A Historic American Art Collection 1888–2013. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Layton Art Collection, Inc., 2013, pp. 9, 14, 78, 84, 88–93, 126–27, 131, 135, 288, 318, 326, 404–05, 456–57, color illus. p. 127, b/w illus. of installation pp. 16, and 135.

Milwaukee Art Museum. 1888: Frederick Layton and His World. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1988, pp. 68–69 cat. 16, b/w illus. p. 69.

Naglin, Nancy. On Exhibit: Founder's Choice. Americana 16, no. 1 (March/April 1988): p. 17, color illus. p. 17.

Naglin, Nancy. On Exhibit-Founder’s Choice, Americana 16, no. 1 (March/April 1988): 17, color illus.

Arts and Culture. The Milwaukee Foundation 1987 Annual Report: 21, b/w illus.

Goldstein, Rosalie, ed. Guide to the Permanent Collection. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1986, p. 109, color illus. p. 10.

Baur, John I.H. An American Genre Painter: Eastman Johnson. New York: Brooklyn Museum of Art, 1940, cat. 221.

Layton Art Gallery. Catalogue of the Layton Art Gallery. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Layton Art Gallery, 1921, p. 27, cat. 36, b/w illus. no. 36.
Exhibition History
1888: Frederick Layton and His World, Milwaukee Art Museum, April 8–August 28, 1988.

Eastman Johnson, Milwaukee Art Center, October 20–December 3, 1972.


This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.