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Portrait of the Artist's Mother

Henry Ossawa Tanner, American (active France), 1859 - 1937

Made in United States, North and Central America


Oil on canvas

29 1/4 × 39 1/2 inches (74.3 × 100.3 cm) Framed: 35 1/4 × 45 3/8 × 2 1/2 inches (89.5 × 115.3 × 6.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
American Art

* Gallery 216, American Art, second floor (McCausland Gallery)

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Credit Line:
Partial gift of Dr. Rae Alexander-Minter and purchased with the W. P. Wilstach Fund, the George W. Elkins Fund, the Edward and Althea Budd Fund, and with funds contributed by The Dietrich Foundation, 1993

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