Mrs. William H. Draper (1850-1914)
Oil on canvas
Overall: 38 x 25 in. ( 96.5 x 63.5 cm )
Ruth Dana was the younger daughter of Charles A. Dana (1819-97), the noted editor and publisher of The New York Sun and Eunice (Macdaniel) Dana (1824-1903). She married Dr. William H. Draper on December 5. 1877. The couple had six children, including the internationally known monologuist Ruth Draper.
Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Carter
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