Photograph shows Jessie (Tanner's wife) and Jesse (Tanner's son) wearing loose clothing, the mother holding a long sheet of paper and the son leaning on her and tracing his finger along the paper. <br>Date based on the date that the painting was completed.
Jessie Olssen Tanner and Jesse Ossawa Tanner posing for Henry Ossawa Tanner's painting <em>Christ and his mother studying the scriptures </em>, not after 1910 / unidentified photographer. Henry Ossawa Tanner papers, 1860s-1978, bulk 1890-1937. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560