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Icebound Whaling Ship

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Inscription

signed LR: W. Bradford NY

Provenance

The artist; private collection, Providence, R.I.; with Alfred J. Walker, Boston; to MFA, 1998, purchase.

Credit Line

A. Shuman Collection—Abraham Shuman Fund

about 1875

Dimensions

50.8 x 76.2 cm (20 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

1998.14

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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