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Portrait of Franklin Willis Thacher

Description

Full length portrait of a seated child, Franklin Willis Thacher (Boston 1840-1841), holding a rattle and a necklace. Son of George Churchill Thacher and Maria Willis (Howard) Thacher. Brother of George Thomas Thacher (1942.1146).

Details

Maker
Probably Conant, Edwin A. (Artist)
Date
1841
Inscriptions
"Franklin Willis Thacher/son of/George Churchill and Maria/Willis (Howard) Thacher/Born Boston Nov. 24, 1840/Died Boston Aug. 14, 1841/Painted by Conant 1841" (Pen script)
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Thacher, Franklin Willis, 1840-1841
Dimensions
33 3/4 x 28 3/4 x 2 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1145
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Miss Maria H. Thacher
GUSN
53288

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