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Henry Larcom Abbot

Artist:
Washington Blanchard (1808–after 1849)
Date:
1835
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
3 5/8 x 2 3/4 in. (9.2 x 7 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lois and Arthur Stainman Philanthropic Fund Gift, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.400
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in black ink on backing paper, probably not original, in a later hand: Henry Larcom Abbott / About 1835.
Inscribed in blue ink on backing paper, in a later hand: Henry Larcom Abbot / painted 1835 by / Mr. Blanchard of Boston. / Given to me by my / father. Signature / is tucked in behind / miniature. / I now give it to / his grandson, my / dear Henry D. Abbot. / January 1939 / Elinor Everett Abbot
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