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Andrew Oliver, Jr.

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Provenance

About 1758, the Oliver family; 1866, descended in the Oliver family to F. E. Oliver, Boston; 1892, by descent to Mrs. Susan L. Oliver; 1919, by descent o Andrew Oliver, Sr., Brookline, Mass.; 1949, sold by Andrew Oliver to the MFA for $1,200. (Accession Date: May 12, 1949)

Credit Line

A. Shuman Collection—Abraham Shuman Fund

about 1758

Dimensions

7.6 x 6 cm (3 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.393

Medium or Technique

Oil on copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Miniatures