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Hon. James Ellis

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Provenance

The artist; to James Ellis, the sitter; to Mrs.James Palmer Ellis (Caroline Soper Presbey), daughter-in-law of the sitter; to Edward A. Presbey, her son; to Miss Ruth C. Presbrey, his daughter, Brookline, Mass.; to MFA, 1946, gift of Miss Ruth C. Presbey.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth C. Presbrey in memory of her father, Edward A. Presbrey

1815–20

Dimensions

66.36 x 52.39 cm (26 1/8 x 20 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.857

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

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Americas

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