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In the Cornfield

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Inscription

Lower left: J.G. CLONNEY. 1844

Provenance

The artist; with American Art Union, 1844; to John Bohlen, Jr., Philadelphia,1844; with a Baltimore dealer; with Victor Spark, New York, 1946; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1946; to MFA, 1947, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik.

Credit Line

Gift of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865

1844

Dimensions

35.56 x 42.86 cm (14 x 16 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1263

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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