American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: Ralph Earl, American, 1751–1801

Abraham Davenport (1715/16-1789), B.A. 1732, M.A. 1735

1788

Oil on canvas

71 1/8 × 53 3/4 in. (180.7 × 136.5 cm)
Gift of John A. Davenport, B.A. 1926
1975.77
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

By descent to John A. Davenport (1904–1987), New York, by 1940 (on loan to Davenport College, Yale University, New Haven, Conn., 1940–75); given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1975

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