Mrs. George Osgood Holyoke (1839-1910)
Plaster, complete fragment
Overall: 5 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 in. ( 13.3 x 11.4 x 5.1 cm )
inscribed: on back in pen: "Mrs. G.O./Holyoke/1862 N.Y./John Rogers/Fecit."
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.
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.
Gift of Miss Marion Holyoke
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