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Alderman Jabez Ellis

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Provenance

The artist; to Mr. and Mrs. Jabez Ellis, the sitter and his wife; to Mrs. Charles B. Darling, daughter of the sitter, Boston; to Miss Mary Elizabeth Ellis Darling, her daughter; to Catherine Ellis Darling and Laurence Ballard Darling, New York, her niece and nephew; to MFA, 1948, gift of Miss Catherine Ellis Darling and Laurence Ballard Darling.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catherine Ellis Darling and (the late) Laurence Ballard Darling

about 1840

Dimensions

75.88 x 63.82 cm (29 7/8 x 25 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.506

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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