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Identification and Creation
Object Number
H770
People
Helen Bigelow Merriman, American (Boston, MA 1844 - 1933 Intervale, NH)
Sarah Wyman Whitman, American (Baltimore, MD 1842 - 1904 Boston, MA)
Title
Sarah Wyman Whitman (1842-1904)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1909-1910
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
sight: 100.3 x 71.1 cm (39 1/2 x 28 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Gift of Helen Merriman to the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, 1909-10
Object Number
H770
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Erica E. Hirshler, A Studio of Her Own: Women Artists in Boston 1870-1940, exh. cat., MFA Publications (Boston, MA, 2001), pp. 31, 33, 39, ill.opp. p. 31

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Virginia Anderson, and Kimberly Orcutt, ed., American Paintings at Harvard, Volume Two, Paintings, Drawings, Pastels and Stained Glass by Artists Born 1826-1856, Harvard Art Museums and Yale University Press (U.S.) (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2008), p. 222, cat. 172, ill.

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