Identification on verso (handwritten): Julien [sic] Academy, 1890 circa; Paris; Mr. Tanner beneath X. The "X" handwritten on back of photo indicates Tanner's position in the group, slightly to the right of center.
Academie Julian class, ca. 1890 / 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