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Donna Mencia in the Robber's Cavern

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Inscription

Lower right: W. Allston. 1815

Provenance

The artist; to Colonel William Drayton, Philadelphia, 1816; Mrs. Barstow, Philadelphia, 1879; with Albert Duveen, New York, 1945; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1945; to MFA, 1947, gift of Mrs. Maxim (Martha C.) Karolik.

Credit Line

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

1815

Dimensions

141.92 x 111.12 cm (55 7/8 x 43 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1239

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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