Metropolitan Museum of Art

Artwork Details 

Title: William Axtell
Dated: ca. 1749–52
Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions: 50 x 40 in. (127 x 101.6 cm)
Location: Metropolitan Museum of Art
City, State: New York, NY
William Axtell, Flatbush, New York, until 1784; his adopted daughter, Mrs. Aquila Giles, Flatbush, New York; her son, George Washington Giles, until 1855; William Ogden Giles, New York, 1855; Catherine G. Giles, New York, until 1917; Silas Blake Axtell, New York, 1917–1926; with Vose Galleries, Boston, 1926–1927; Clarence Dillon, Far Hills, New Jersey, 1927–1976