Self Portrait

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Painting of Thomas S. Buechner
Title: 
Self Portrait
Accession Number: 
2011.7.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 39 cm, W: 34 cm, D: 3.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2005
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ian McKibbin White
Primary Description: 
Oil paint, linen, wood; painted, assembled. Painting showing bust of Thomas S. Buechner wearing glasses and olive gray collared shirt. Wood frame finished with 18 karat gold leaf.
Department: 
Provenance: 
White, Ian McKibbin, Source
2011-10-19
Inscription: 
IAN MCKIBBIN WHITE / 7 BARTOL ISLAND ROAD / FREEPORT, MAINE 04032 / Self Portrait / THOMAS S. BUECHNER 2005 / The Corning Museum of Glass / gift of Ian White / Friend & Trustee 1977-2011
label
Affixed on back rectangular white label with print and hand written text
ART HOUSE / PICTURE FRAMES / 61 Plesant Street . Portland . ME 04101 / 207-221-3443 . arthousepictureframes.com
label
Affixed on back rectangular gray label with printed text
Buechner
signature
Painted bottom left of painting
Seeing a Life (2006) illustrated, p. 80, opposite p. 1 (lower right);