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Along the Cohasset Shore

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Known for capturing the translucent light of the northeastern coast of the United States in both watercolor and oils, the largely self-taught Bricher earned a reputation for having "painted his way through New York and New England." He exhibited regularly at the Boston Athenaeum and at the...

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Inscription

Lower right: ATBRICHER [ATB in monogram]

Provenance

The artist; with Gills Art galleries, Springfield, Mass.; with Richard A. Bourne, auction, November 23, 1968, no. 103; to Douglas B. Collins (?); with Vose Galleries, Boston; to MFA, 1974, purchase.

Credit Line

Gift of Friends in memory of Robert B. Campbell, Emily L. Ainsley Fund, Robert Jordan Fund

about 1894

Dimensions

45.72 x 99.06 cm (18 x 39 in.); Legacy dimension: 18 x 39 in. (45.7 x 99.1 cm)

Accession Number

1974.532

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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