Portrait of Franklin Willis Thacher

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1841

GUSN

GUSN-53288

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

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Picture
Portrait
Oil
Coated Canvas
Portrait

Inscription

"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)

Maker

Probably Conant, Edwin A. (Artist)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

33 3/4 x 28 3/4 x 2 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Miss Maria H. Thacher

Accession Number

1942.1145

Places

Massachusetts (United States)