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Rev. Samuel Mather (Son of Cotton) Preached in Boston Fifty-Three Consecutive Years, Overseer of Harvard College

A work made of bronze.

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Date:

c. 1915

Artist:

Sally James Farnham
American, 1869–1943

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Sally James Farnham

Title

Rev. Samuel Mather (Son of Cotton) Preached in Boston Fifty-Three Consecutive Years, Overseer of Harvard College

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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c. 1915

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Cast below image: REV. SAMUEL MATHER (SON OF COTTON) PREACHED IN BOSTON FIFTY THREE CONSECUTIVE YEARS / OVERSEER OF HARVARD COLLEGE

Dimensions

54.6 × 87.9 × 8.3 cm (21 1/2 × 34 5/8 × 3 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Alonzo C. Mather

Reference Number

1926.2195

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