Paul Revere

1813
Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755–1828)


Dimensions

71.75 x 57.15 cm (28 1/4 x 22 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.782

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

On View

Prudence S. and William M. Crozier, Jr. Gallery (Gallery 121)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

1813, commissioned by the sitter's son, Joseph Warren Revere (1777-1868), Boston; 1868, by inderitance to his wife, Mary Robbins Revere (1794-1879); 1879, by inheritance to her son, John Revere (1822-1886), Boston; 1886, by inheritance to his wife, Susan Tilden Torrey Revere (1826-1911), Canton, Mass.; 1911, by inheritance to her sons, Joseph Warren Revere (1848-1932), William Bacon Revere (1859-1948), and Edward Hutchinson Robbins Revere (1867-1957), Canton, Mass.; 1930, gift of Joseph W. Revere, William B. Revere, and Edward H. R. Revere to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 4, 1930)

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph W. Revere, William B. Revere and Edward H. R. Revere