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Inscription

Lower right: W.L. METCALF. 1906.

Provenance

After 1906, John Pickering Lyman (1847-1914), Boston, Mass.; by 1915, by descent to his sister, Miss Theodora Lyman, Boston; 1919, gift of Miss Theodora Lyman to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 18, 1919)

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

1906

Dimensions

65.72 x 73.34 cm (25 7/8 x 28 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1330

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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