Description Educated as a lawyer at Brown and Harvard Universities, Hoppin practiced his profession in his native Providence, Rhode Island, before becoming an illustrator. He generally specialized in humorous subjects, although he also illustrated travel books.
Provenance William T. or Henry Walters, Baltimore; by bequest to Walters Art Museum, 1931.
Inscriptions [Signature] Lower right: Hoppin 1859
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters
Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License