Senator Thomas Hart Benton

Matthew Harris Jouett (American, 1787/88-1827)1820s

The Cleveland Museum of Art

The Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland, United States

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  • Title: Senator Thomas Hart Benton
  • Creator: Matthew Harris Jouett (American, 1787/88-1827)
  • Date Created: 1820s
  • Physical Dimensions: Unframed: 71.4 x 59.6 cm (28 1/8 x 23 7/16 in.)
  • Provenance: Jones, Washington, D.C. (as per letter of 9 February 1942 from W.C. Thompson, Vose Galleries); Ehrlich Gallery, Washington; Vose Gallery, Boston; Mrs. Otto Miller
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: CC0
  • External Link: https://clevelandart.org/art/1941.597
  • Medium: oil on wood
  • Inscriptions: Annotated on back: "Col Thomas Hart Benton"
  • Department: American Painting and Sculpture
  • Culture: America, 19th century
  • Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Otto Miller
  • Collection: American - Painting
  • Accession Number: 1941.597

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