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Fisherman and the Genie (Sketch)

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Inscription

Lower right: Elihu Vedder

Provenance

The artist; Francis E. Parker, Boston; to estate of Francis E. Parker, Boston; William S. Bigelow, Boston; to MFA, 1926, gift of William Sturgis Bigelow.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

about 1863

Dimensions

17.46 x 29.53 cm (6 7/8 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26.770

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

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