Richard Harding Davis (1864-1916)

Object Number: 
1943.283
Date: 
ca. 1910
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. ( 10.5 x 7.9 cm )
Marks: 
signed: lower left: "J. Phillip Schmand" monogram: at right
Gallery Label: 
The subject of this miniature was an author and journalist whose articles in "Scribner's Magazine" attracted much attention in the late 19th century. Schmand was one of the few to continue the art of miniature painting into the 20th century.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Phillip Schmand
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group