About This Artwork

John Quidor
American, 1801-1881

Rip Van Winkle, 1829

Oil on canvas
69.9 x 87.3 cm (27 1/2 x 34 3/8 in.)

George F. Harding Collection, 1982.765

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

New York, National Academy of Design, Annual Exhibition, 1829, cat. 8.

Publication History

David M. Sokol, "John Quidor, Painter of American Legend," exh. cat. (Wichita Art Museum; University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1973) p. 80 (ill.). dated incorrectly as 1867.

"Master Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago" (Chicago, 1983) p. 7 (ill.).

Ross Barrett, "Rendering Violence: Riots, Strikes, and Upheaval in Nineteenth-Century American Art," (University of California Press, 2014). Cover, p. 40 (ill.).

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