Samuel Quincy

about 1767
John Singleton Copley (American, 1738–1815)


Dimensions

90.49 x 147.64 cm (35 5/8 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1970.356

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Norma and Roger Alfred Saunders Gallery (Gallery 128)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

The artist; to Samuel Quincy, the sitter; descended in Quincy family; to Quincy Phillips, Cambridge, Mass., by 1873, great-grandson of the sitter; to Emily Treadwell Phillips, his wife; to Grace W. Treadwell, Kittery, Maine, her niece; to MFA, 1970, bequest of Grace W. Treadwell.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Grace W. Treadwell