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Jessie Olssen Tanner and Jesse Ossawa Tanner posing for Henry Ossawa Tanner's painting <em>Christ and his mother studying the scriptures </em>, not after 1910

Jessie Olssen Tanner and Jesse Ossawa Tanner posing for Henry Ossawa Tanner's painting Christ and his mother studying the scriptures , not after 1910

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Title: Jessie Olssen Tanner and Jesse Ossawa Tanner posing for Henry Ossawa Tanner's painting Christ and his mother studying the scriptures

Date: not after 1910

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 12 x 09 cm.

Description: Photograph shows Jessie (Tanner's wife) and Jesse (Tanner's son) wearing loose clothing, the mother holding a long sheet of paper and the son leaning on her and tracing his finger along the paper.

Date based on the date that 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.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 12359