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Hill Top Farm, Winter

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Maxfield Parrish, deeply committed to the democratization of art, was probably the most popular artist of the twentieth century in the United States after Norman Rockwell [http://www.mfa.org/search/collections?artist=Norman%20Rockwell]. Like many American artists, including Winslow Homer...

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Inscription

Lower right: Maxfield Parrish 1949; Reverse: Hill Top Farm/Winter/Maxfield Parrish/Windsor: Vermont./1949

Provenance

1949, the artist; 1966, the artist's estate. 1967, Vose Galleries, Boston. 1968, Karl G. Yaeger, Columbus, Ohio. 1981, Vose Galleries, Boston; 1981, sold by the Vose Galleries to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 16, 1981)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Katharine H. Putnam, by exchange

1949

Accession Number

1981.358

Medium or Technique

Oil on Masonite

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