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The Ascension

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Provenance

1775, the artist; 1815, by descent to his son, Lord Lyndhurst (1772-1863), London. With M. Grist, London. Martha Babcock Amory (1812-1880), Boston, granddaughter of the artist; 1880, by descent to her daughter, Susan Greene Amory (Mrs. F. Gordon) Dexter (1840-1925), Boston; 1925, bequest of Susan Green Dexter to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 24, 1925)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Greene Dexter in memory of Charles and Martha Babcock Amory

1775

Dimensions

81.28 x 73.02 cm (32 x 28 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.95

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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