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Georgianna Buckham and Her Mother (Anna Traphagen Buckham)

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Henry Inman was trained by the esteemed New York portraitist John Wesley Jarvis, and he soon rivaled his master in attracting commissions from prominent New York families. Inman worked briefly in Philadelphia, where he founded one of the first lithography firms in the United States. Between the...

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Provenance

The artist; to George Buckham, New York, father of the sitter; to Georgianna Buckham Wright, the sitter, his daughter; to MFA, 1919, gift of Georgianna Buckham Wright.

Credit Line

Bequest of Georgianna Buckham Wright

1839

Dimensions

86.68 x 68.9 cm (34 1/8 x 27 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1370

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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