Angel by Abbott Thayer. Abbott Handerson Thayer – was an American artist, naturalist and teacher. The artist's daughter Mary was the model for this painting, which is one of my favorites from the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Angel 1887 Abbott Handerson Thayer Born: Boston, Massachusetts 1849 Died: Dublin, New Hampshire 1921 oil on canvas 36 x 28 in.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of John Gellatly Smithsonian American Art Museum Floor, East Wing
"Angel" by Abbott Handerson Thayer Artist who's works included the era of the Gilded Age. The 'Angel' painting depicted is purportedly a model of his daughter. Mark Twain and Henry James, of the Gilded Age, also had portrait paintings done be Thayer.
Laurel Grove Cemetery in Savannah is a much more monumental cemetery than Bonaventure Cemetery in Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil is a waste of time compared to Laurel Grove. Laurel Grove is where all the old families of Savannah are.
The "Real" Rose Calvert from Titanic. Beatrice Wood with Marcel Duchamp June at Coney Island was the person whom the character Rose was modelled on, she was never on the Titanic, but was a renowned pottery artist all her life.
Violet Constance Jessop was an ocean liner stewardess and nurse who achieved fame by surviving the disastrous sinkings of sister ships RMS Titanic and HMHS Britannic in 1912 and 1916 respectively. In addition
Newborn baby boy Lucien P. Smith Jr in the arms of a nurse, November Smith's mother, Eloise Hughes Smith - was pregnant while a passenger returning from her honeymoon on board the White Star liner Titanic when the ship sank on April 1912