Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : sepia ; 11 x 09 cm.
Creator: unidentified photographer
Description: Photograph shows Jessie (Tanner's wife) and Jesse (Tanner's son) wearing loose clothing, the mother, seated, holding a long sheet of paper and the son seated next to her, tracing his finger along the paper.
Date based on date the painting was completed.
Forms part of: Henry Ossawa Tanner papers, 1860s-1978, bulk 1890-1937
Rights Statement: U.S. public domain
Citation: Jessie Olssen Tanner and Jesse Ossawa Tanner posing for Henry Ossawa Tanner's painting Christ and his mother studying the scriptures, not after 1910 / unidentified photographer. Henry Ossawa Tanner papers, 1860s-1978, bulk 1890-1937. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 12360
- Artists' models
- Christian art and symbolism
- Tanner, Jesse O.
- Tanner, Jessie O.