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Artist:
John Quincy Adams Ward, 29 Jun 1830 - 1 May 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Ward Beecher, 24 Jun 1813 - 8 Mar 1887  Search this
Medium:
Painted plaster
Dimensions:
With Base: 37.5cm (14 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1888-1889
Provenance:
John Quincy Adams Ward [1830-1910] until 1910; his widow, Rachel Ward; gift to the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, 1923, until 1989. (Hirschl & Adler Galleries), New York; private collection; (Skinner Auctions, May 15, 2009, lot 129), Boston; purchased NPG 2009
Topic:
Henry Ward Beecher: Male  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2009.44
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44b3dfecb-1d34-43f9-a5ab-ab7ae9580ec3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2009.44