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Jessie Olssen Tanner and Jesse Ossawa Tanner posing for Henry Ossawa Tanner's painting Christ and his mother studying the scriptures, not after 1910, from the Henry Ossawa Tanner papers, 1860s-1978, bulk 1890-1937

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 : sepia ; 11 x 09 cm.

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.

Creator: Unidentified

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