User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Portrait of Edward Gleason

Start collecting

Provenance

Part of the furnishings of the Roswell Gleason House, Dorchester, Mass.; by descent to Mrs. Frank Bowker; by gift to Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Campbell; by inheritance to their daughter, the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth C. Heide

about 1845–50

Dimensions

Overall: 76.2 x 63.5 cm (30 x 25 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1127

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings