(Benjamin) Franklin DeHaven (1856-1934) [RA 1899-1934] : Landscape, farm, 1901.

 

SAL record control number: 73096 ;

Record level: Item ;

Record type: Movable work ;

 

Work title: Landscape, farm  [from collection database] ;

Alternate work titles:
2006 : Landscape, farm  [from collection database] ;
1989 : Landscape house [from collection list] ;

Work date: 1901 [from front of work] ;

Work creator: (Benjamin) Franklin DeHaven (1856-1934) [RA 1899-1934] ;

Work medium: Oil on canvas ;
Work dimensions: 17-3/4 x 21-1/2 inches [unframed] | 21-1/4 x 27-1/4 x 1-1/2 inches [framed] ;

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated?: Yes.
Text: ‘F DeHaven 1901’.

Verso:

Marking type: Brass engraved plaque.
Location: At bottom center frame recto.
Text: ‘Franklin DeHaven / President Salmagundi Club NY 1926-29 / Donated by / Ray T. Soper 1988’.

SAL category: Oil ;
SAL sub-category: Landscape ;

Archives of American Art subjects:
Art
Art—American
Art―Private collections―New York (State)
Art―Private collections―New York (State)―Salmagundi
Landscape

Description of work:

Provenance:
1988 SCNY, gift of estate of Ray Tinsley Soper (1901-1988), Campbell, MO ;
Before 1988 Private collection of Ray Tinsley Soper (1901-1988), Campbell, MO ;
1901 (Benjamin) Franklin DeHaven (1856-1934) [RA 1899-1934], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2021 SCNY Small & mighty : newly conserved thumb-box November 10 – December 31.
1900 SCNY Annual exhibition of oil paintings by members April 27 – May 3.

References / citations:
– 2006 collection database, accession #2006.61.
– 1989 collection list, accession #O-371.
– 1900 SCNY annual exhibition of oil paintings by members April 27 – May 3, winner George Inness, Jr. prize.

Notes:
The painting holds the distinction of being selected for the Inness Prize with more votes than all the other competitions combined—the only time the prize or any subsequent purchase prizes has ever been won by such a majority vote.

 

Document information

Document permalink:
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Digital-born document number:
SAL.2019.73096

Record birth date:
December 23, 2019

Last updated: November 6, 2021 at 19:25 pm