The Incense Burner

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Hovsep Pushman (American, b. Armenia, 1877–1966)
The Incense Burner, before 1921
Oil on wood panel
31 1/2 × 24 3/8 in. (80.01 × 61.91 cm)
Layton Art Collection Inc., Gift of Messers, J.K. Ilsley, Charles F. Dickens, Charles Ray, G. Miller, Fred Vogel, Howard Greene, L.J. Petit as memorial to Frederick Layton L197
Photo credit: John R. Glembin
Not Currently on View

Publication History
Eastberg, John C. and Eric Vogel. Layton’s Legacy: A Historic American Art Collection 1888–2013. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Layton Art Collection, Inc., 2013, pp. 204, and 458, color illus. p. 204.

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/.

JAMA, The Journal of the American Medical Association 306, no.4 (December 14, 2011): 348, cover illus.

City is Art Minded, in an Economic Way. The Milwaukee Journal, October 1, 1950, p. 1. http://infoweb.newsbank.com/resources/doc/nb/image/v2:1477BBDEA50EB75C@EANX-NB-15A55E51E2400E67@2433556-15A55AAA9B4D4EF2@46-15A55AAA9B4D4EF2@?p=WORLDNEWS. (accessed August 24, 2017).

Summer Brings Strangers to See The Wood Gatherer. The Milwaukee Journal, July 7, 1935, part 7, p. 5. http://infoweb.newsbank.com/resources/doc/nb/image/v2:1477BBDEA50EB75C@EANX-NB-16473E30B37E49D9@2427991-16473BF6E77E8A23@44-16473BF6E77E8A23@?p=WORLDNEWS. (accessed August 24, 2017).

Layton Gallery Pictures Transformed by Bath. The Milwaukee Journal, May 19, 1935, part 7, p. 5. http://infoweb.newsbank.com/resources/doc/nb/image/v2:1477BBDEA50EB75C@EANX-NB-164741D2527C0509@2427942-16472B45CE960B83@54-16472B45CE960B83@?p=WORLDNEWS. (accessed August 24, 2017).

Public Taste Reflected in Favorite Layton Pictures. The Milwaukee Journal, July 23, 1933, p. 7. http://infoweb.newsbank.com/resources/doc/nb/image/v2:1477BBDEA50EB75C@EANX-NB-164722366A076896@2427277-16472060DF59BB5E@36-16472060DF59BB5E@?p=WORLDNEWS. (accessed August 24, 2017).

Layton Art Gallery. Catalogue of the Layton Art Gallery. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Layton Art Gallery, 1921, p. 72, cat. 197, b/w illus. no. 197.


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