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Italo-American Celebration, Washington Square

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After studying at the Pennsylvania Academy at night and making his living with John Sloan, George Luks, and Everett Shinn as an illustrator at The Philadelphia Press, William James Glackens continued his artistic education abroad. Cycling through Northern Europe with Robert Henri in 1895,...

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Inscription

Lower left: W. Glackens

Provenance

The artist; to Ira Glackens, New York, his son, upon the artist's death, 1938; with Kraushaar Galleries, New York, by 1949; to Joseph Katz, Baltimore, 1957; with Hirschl and Adler, New York, by 1959; to MFA, 1959, purchase.

Credit Line

Emily L. Ainsley Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

about 1912

Dimensions

65.4 x 81.28 cm (25 3/4 x 32 in.)

Accession Number

59.658

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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