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Portrait of Alexander Webb Weir
  • Julian Alden Weir
    born: West Point, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Portrait of Alexander Webb Weir, 1892
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 91.4 x 73.7 cm
    Canvas/Support: 36 x 29 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. R. Crosby Kemper Jr., the Barbara Benton Wescoe Fund, and the Friends of the Art Museum
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0108
Label Text

Portrait of a young man in a three-quarter view. He is seated with his right leg crossed over his left and his hands clasped over his right knee. He is clothed in a dark suit. Use of fairly heavy impasto.