Abbott Handerson Thayer
American Painter, 1849-1921 American painter and naturalist. He spent his youth in rural New England, where his earliest paintings were wildlife subjects, reflecting his interest in hunting and fishing. While in his teens Thayer achieved some success doing portraits of family pets, which he continued after a move to New York. He attended classes at the Brooklyn Art School and National Academy of Design, but in 1875 he settled in Paris, studying under Henri Lehmann and Jean-L?on G?r?me at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. While abroad he produced landscapes in the Barbizon style and genre scenes, but on his return to New York in 1879

 

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Abbott Handerson Thayer Angel Seated on a Rock oil painting   

Painting ID::  27988
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Angel Seated on a Rock
1899 Oil on canvas 213.5 x 153cm (84 x 60 1/4in) Freer Gallery of Art Washington DC (mk63)

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer A Virgin oil painting   

Painting ID::  32031
Abbott Handerson Thayer
A Virgin
mk77 c.1892-93 Oil on canvas 90 3/8x70 7/8in

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Roses oil painting   

Painting ID::  38376
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Roses
mk136 Oil on canvas 1890

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer My Children oil painting   

Painting ID::  39101
Abbott Handerson Thayer
My Children
mk140 circa 1896-1910 Oil on canvas 122.1x153.3cm

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Winged Figure oil painting   

Painting ID::  51680
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Winged Figure
nn09 1889 Oil on canvas 131x96cm

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer A Virgin oil painting   

Painting ID::  61005
Abbott Handerson Thayer
A Virgin
"A Virgin" (1892-93), painted allusion to "Winged Victory of Samothrace"

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Monadnock in Winter, oil painting   

Painting ID::  61008
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Monadnock in Winter,
Monadnock in Winter, 1904. Oil on canvas.

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Angel, oil painting   

Painting ID::  61010
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Angel,
"Angel," 1887. Painting held by the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Chadwick's Dog oil painting   

Painting ID::  70988
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Chadwick's Dog
ca. 1874(1874) Oil on canvas 52 x 42 cm (20.47 x 16.54 in)

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer The Sisters oil painting   

Painting ID::  71021
Abbott Handerson Thayer
The Sisters
ca. 1884(1884) Oil on canvas 138 x 92.1 cm (54.33 x 36.26 in)

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Jessie Jay Burge oil painting   

Painting ID::  71394
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Jessie Jay Burge
ca. 1880(1880) Oil on canvas 50.6 x 40.5 cm (19.92 x 15.94 in)

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer My Children oil painting   

Painting ID::  71577
Abbott Handerson Thayer
My Children
between 1896(1896) and 1910(1910) Oil on canvas 122.1 x 153.3 cm (48.07 x 60.35 in)

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer William Michael Spartali Stillman oil painting   

Painting ID::  71624
Abbott Handerson Thayer
William Michael Spartali Stillman
between 1905(1905) and 1915(1915) Oil on canvas 68.5 x 62.4 cm (26.97 x 24.57 in)

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Girl in Fur Hood oil painting   

Painting ID::  71704
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Girl in Fur Hood
ca. 1908(1908) Oil on canvas 53.3 x 43.3 cm (20.98 x 17.05 in)

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Sisters oil painting   

Painting ID::  72192
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Sisters
Date ca. 1884(1884) Medium Oil on canvas Dimensions 138 X 92.1 cm (54.33 X 36.26 in) cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Head of a Boy (Recto) and Head of a Girl (Verso) oil painting   

Painting ID::  72299
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Head of a Boy (Recto) and Head of a Girl (Verso)
between 1918(1918) and 1919(1919) Oil on board 65.5 X 61 cm (25.79 X 24.02 in) cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Jessie Jay Burge oil painting   

Painting ID::  72503
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Jessie Jay Burge
Date ca. 1880(1880) Medium Oil on canvas Dimensions 50.6 X 40.5 cm (19.92 X 15.94 in) cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer My Children oil painting   

Painting ID::  72770
Abbott Handerson Thayer
My Children
Date between 1896(1896) and 1910(1910) Medium Oil on canvas Dimensions 122.1 X 153.3 cm (48.07 X 60.35 in) cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer William Michael Spartali Stillman oil painting   

Painting ID::  72823
Abbott Handerson Thayer
William Michael Spartali Stillman
Date between 1905(1905) and 1915(1915) Medium Oil on canvas Dimensions 68.5 X 62.4 cm (26.97 X 24.57 in) cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Abbott Handerson Thayer Head of a Boy oil painting   

Painting ID::  73925
Abbott Handerson Thayer
Head of a Boy
Date between 1918(1918) and 1919(1919) Medium Oil on board Dimensions 65.5 X 61 cm (25.79 X 24.02 in) cyf

   
   
     

 

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Abbott Handerson Thayer
American Painter, 1849-1921 American painter and naturalist. He spent his youth in rural New England, where his earliest paintings were wildlife subjects, reflecting his interest in hunting and fishing. While in his teens Thayer achieved some success doing portraits of family pets, which he continued after a move to New York. He attended classes at the Brooklyn Art School and National Academy of Design, but in 1875 he settled in Paris, studying under Henri Lehmann and Jean-L?on G?r?me at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. While abroad he produced landscapes in the Barbizon style and genre scenes, but on his return to New York in 1879