Mrs. William Lloyd Garrison (1810-1876)

Object Number: 
1954.162
Date: 
n.d.
Medium: 
Oil on linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
Marks: 
signed: left: "E. B."
Gallery Label: 
Helen Eliza Benson was the daughter of George Benson, a prosperous merchant and bank of Providence, R. I., and a strong abolitionist. She met William Lloyd Garrison at an antislavery meeting in April 1833, and in September 1834 they were married.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
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Creative: Tronvig Group