Pere Hyacinthe (1828-1912)

Pere Hyacinthe (1828-1912)
Title
Pere Hyacinthe (1828-1912)
Date 
1870
Medium 
Painted plaster
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 3/4 x 11 1/4 x 2 in. ( 32.4 x 28.6 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Bas-relief portrait.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. C. S. Lozier, M. D.
Object Number 
1870.3
Marks 
signed: under relief: "Emilie Meriman 1870" inscribed: base of relief: "...in the" [rest of inscription missing-old repair] painted: on base in red: "S-105" [old N-YHS #]
Gallery Label 
The subject was the husband of the artist. Emilie Jan Butterfield Merriman Loyson, was the wife of the subject Charles Loyson, known as Pere Hyacinthe. She was born in New York in 1833 and died in paris in 1910. She is buried in pere Lachaise Cemetery. Butterfield was her maiden name. Her first husband was Edward R. Merriman. Loyson was her second husband. They were married in 1872.
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Creative: Tronvig Group