Daniel Willis James (1832-1907)

Daniel Willis James (1832-1907)
Title
Daniel Willis James (1832-1907)
Date 
1908
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
canvas: 50 x 40 in. ( 127 x 101.6 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of the James Foundation
Object Number 
1964.33
Marks 
Signed and dated at left: "Hubert / Vos—1908"
Gallery Label 
The subject, son of Daniel James and Elizabeth Woodbridge (Phelps) James, was born in Liverpool, England, where his father was resident partner of the American firm of Phelps, Dodge and Co. He was educated in England and Scotland before settling in New York in 1849. Within five years he became a junior partner in Phelps, Dodge and remained with that firm until his death.
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Creative: Tronvig Group