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Thomas Moran

Thomas Moran

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Description
Stephen James Ferris (1835-1915) was taught the art of engraving by the well-known engraver John Sartain (1808-1897) along with colleague and brother-in-law Thomas Moran. Ferris was active in Philadelphia's Society of Etchers organized in 1880.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Etching on chine colle
Print
Object Type
Etching
Date made
1879
graphic artist
Ferris, Stephen James
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
United States
Measurements
overall: 29.5 cm x 24.5 cm; 11 5/8 in x 9 21/32 in
plate: 16.5 cm x 14 cm; 6 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in
image: 11 cm x 9 cm; 4 11/32 in x 3 17/32 in
ID Number
GA.14555
catalog number
14555
accession number
94830
subject
Portraits
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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