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The Gross Clinic (painting)

  • Type: Painting

The Gross Clinic is a painting by American artist Thomas Eakins. - AsNotedIn

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Y/M/D Association Description Place Locale Food Event
1875/00/00 Dr Samuel David Gross Subject Eakins paints Dr Samuel Gross leading a team of five doctors operating on the left thigh of a patient in Jefferson Medical College's surgical amphitheater.
1875/00/00 Thomas Eakins Artist Eakins paints a portrait of Dr Samuel D Gross for the Centennial Expo. "I have just got a new picture blocked in and it is far better than anything I have ever done. As I spoil things less and less in finishing I have the greatest hopes for this one." Thomas Eakins House Philadelphia, PA
1876/10/00 Thomas Eakins Artist Rejected by the Committee of Selection to be displayed in the Fine Arts Section of the Centennial Exhibitio, Thomas Eakins' "The Gross Clinic" is hung in the US Army Post Hospital Exhibit. Centennial Exposition
1878/00/00 Alumni of Jefferson University collect $200 to buy "The Gross Clinic".

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Particulars for The Gross Clinic (painting):
Area of Significance Art expression of creative skill and imagination such as painting or sculpture
Art Medium Canvas
Art Medium Oil
Art Type Painting art of using colored substance to create a picture

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