Mrs. George Osgood Holyoke (1839-1910)

Object Number: 
1947.435
Date: 
1862
Medium: 
Plaster, complete fragment
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 in. ( 13.3 x 11.4 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: on back in pen: "Mrs. G.O./Holyoke/1862 N.Y./John Rogers/Fecit."
Description: 
Life mask
Gallery Label: 
The subject's maiden name was Jane Wildes Blake. She was married to Mr. Holyoke in 1861 and lived in New York and Staten Island.
Bibliography: 
Wallace, David H., John Rogers, The People's Sculptor, Middleton, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1967, pp. 204-5, 275. Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, New Haven: Yale University Press, Vol. 1, 1974, p. 362.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Marion Holyoke
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group