Peasant Girl of Brabant

Eastman Johnson, American, 1824 - 1906



Oil on canvas

Overall: 15 1/16 × 12 3/16 in. (38.2 × 31 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Dr. Frank P. Stetz, in loving memory of David Stewart Hull, Class of 1960.



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name




Not on view


Numbered, in black marker or crayon, on frame reverse: #B-1 [B-1 circled]; numbered, in red marker, on frame reverse: # B-1; [no inscriptions visible on canvas reverse: canvas relined]; inscribed on modern hand-lettered, gilded wood frame label, front of frame: Peasant Girl of Brabant / EASTMAN JOHNSON [according to Baur, 1940, signed lower right: EJ E. Johnson -63 (no longer visible)]; according to former owner David Stewart Hull, the painting was formerly signed on the reverse: E. Johnson 63 [now covered by relining]

Publication History

Baur, John I. H. Eastman Johnson, 1824-1906: An American Genre Painter. Brooklyn, NY: Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, 1940, p. 65, no. 130 (in listing of located works by the artist known in 1940).


Alfred F. Faiella; William Doyle Galleries, New York (auction, December 5, 1990, lot. 3): sold to Frank P. Stetz, New York, 1990; bequeathed to present collection, 2009

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