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Henry Ward Beecher

Henry Ward Beecher
Artist
John Quincy Adams Ward, 29 Jun 1830 - 1 May 1910
Sitter
Henry Ward Beecher, 24 Jun 1813 - 8 Mar 1887
Date
c. 1888-1889
Type
Sculpture
Medium
Painted plaster
Dimensions
With Base: 37.5cm (14 3/4")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.2009.44
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
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery