EDWIN AUSTIN ABBEY
Title: Portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1877
Abbey's mother was a sister of Ralph Waldo
Media: Pastel on Canvas, Signed dated 77
Size: 30 x 25 inches / 76.2 x 63.5 cm
Ralph Waldo Emerson became known as the central figure of his literary and philosophical group.
Abbey helped to found the Tile Club which included among its members Augustus Saint Gaudens and Winslow Homer.