Portrait of Annette Ryder Ferris

Description
Stephen Ferris made this pencil portrait of his son Gerome’s new wife, Annette Ryder Ferris, in 1894. They were married in May of that year. Mrs. Ferris later donated prints, drawings, and photographs that had belonged to her father-in-law and her husband to the Smithsonian in 1932. Gerome Ferris had made an initial donation in 1927.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing
date made
1894
original artist
Ferris, Stephen James
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
graphite (overall material)
Measurements
image: 16.5 cm x 14.5 cm; 6 1/2 in x 5 11/16 in
sheet: 26 cm x 20.5 cm; 10 1/4 in x 8 1/16 in
ID Number
GA*16651
catalog number
GA*16651
accession number
119,780
subject
Art
Communications
Portraits
Ferris Collection
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Ferris Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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