The Reverend Frank Landon Humphries (1858-1937)

Object Number: 
1950.76
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 50 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. ( 127.3 x 76.5 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "Edith C. Phelps"
Gallery Label: 
A native of Auburn, New York, the subject was ordained in 1883 and appointed acting chaplain of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 1896. He was later a canon of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine (1900-1906) in New York. He was also chaplain of the Society of the Cincinnati and other patriotic organizations, a member of the Veteran Corps of Artillery, and at one time mayor of Boynton, Florida, where he maintained a winter home.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Veteran Corps of Artillery
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group