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Artists at a banquet for Harry Siddons Mowbray, 1888 May 26


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Title: Artists at a banquet for Harry Siddons Mowbray

Date: 1888 May 26

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 14 x 21 cm.

Description: Photo shows a group of Mowbray's friends in evening dress seated at a long table, one man (Thomas B. Clarke) standing and giving a speech.

Identification on verso (handwritten): "Banquet given to H. Siddons Mowbray by his friends at Sieghortner Hotel Lafayette Place N.Y. on Saturday evening, May 26, 1888; this photo shows from left to right: H. Siddon Mowbray, R. Cleveland Coxe, Thomas B. Clarke (speaking), Mr. Kingsley, Mr. Isham, Mr. J. Alden Weir, W.A. Coffin, Augustus St. Gaudens, Thomas W. Dewing, Kenyon Cox (emerging from under the table); Others present were Stanford White, S. V. Allen, Valentine Blacque, H.O. Walker, [name illegible], W.M. Chase, R.W. Van Boskerck, W. A Coffin, J.C. Beckwith, Louis Webb, [name illegible] Kingsley, Wells, Walton, Rice, and Denman."

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Miscellaneous photographs collection

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Artists at a banquet for Harry Siddons Mowbray, 1888 May 26 / unidentified photographer. Miscellaneous photographs collection. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 2575