SOLD Sources of the Delaware

by Jervis McEntee (1828–1891)
Oil on board
5⅜ x 7¼ inches
Monogrammed lower right: JMcE; on verso: Sources of the Delaware


Private collection

Private collection, New York, New York, acquired from above

Note: With its rich auburn hues and reflective waters, Sources of the Delaware exemplifies Jervis McEntee’s interest in autumnal landscapes.

Artist Biography

A well-known 19th-century American artist, Jervis McEntee was a prominent member of the Hudson River School recognized for his expressive autumnal landscapes.

By Chelsea DeLay

I. Biography
II. Chronology
III. Collections
IV. Exhibitions
V. Memberships
VI. Suggested Resources
VII. Notes

I. Biography
Jervis McEntee was born in Rondout, New York on July 14, 1828. During the winter of 1850–51, the twenty-two-year-old McEntee studied under Frederic Edwin Church and the two maintained a life-long friendship. McEntee married Gertrude Sawyer in 1854 and three years later the couple

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