Crosslights, 1913

  • William Sergeant Kendall, American, 1869-1938

Oil on canvas

  • Unframed: 60 × 30 inches (152.4 × 76.2 cm)
  • 65 1/2 × 35 1/2 × 2 1/2 inches (166.4 × 90.2 × 6.4 cm)

Gift of David Gray

15.10

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Oil
  • Canvas
  • Genre
  • Portrait
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Realism
  • Nude
  • Girl
  • New haven

Signed and dated, lower right: Sergeant Kendall, 1913

Sergeant Kendall

David Gray

1915-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Caffin, Charles. “The Art of Sargeant [sic] Kendall.” Harper’s Monthly Magazine 107, 700 (1908): pp. 568-577. Burroughs, Clyde H. “Painting by Sergeant Kendall Given.” Bulletin of the DMA 10, 1 (October 1915): p. 4. Austin, Robert. William Sergeant Kendall, Painter of Children.” Antiques Magazine (November 1983): pp. 1024-1029 (ill.). William Sergeant Kendall: American Master, 1869-1938. Exh. cat., The Owen Gallery. New York, 1998.

William Sergeant Kendall, Crosslights, 1913, oil on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of David Gray, 15.10.