Samuel P. Avery Transporting His Treasures Across the Sea

Artist: Theodore Wust (American, Frankfurt 1853?–1915 Alsace)
Former Attribution: Formerly attributed to Thomas Nast (American (born Germany), Landau 1840–1902 Guayaquil)
Sitter: Portrait of Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. (American, New York 1822–1904 New York)
Date: ca. 1875–80
Medium: Graphite, ink and gouache on gray paper
Dimensions: sheet: 16 1/8 x 10 1/2 in. (40.9 x 26.7 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Gift of Emma Avery Welcher and Amy Ogden Welcher and Alice Welcher Erickson, 1967
Accession Number: 67.844.2

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