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John Oscar Kent and His Sister, Sarah Eliza Kent

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Inscription

Reverse: S.L. Gerry./Paint. 1844

Provenance

The artist; to John and Mary Kent, Charlestown, parents of the sitters; to John Oscar Kent, the sitter, their son; to Katharine A. Kent and N. Pauline Kent, his daughters; to MFA, 1943, gift of Katharine A. Kent and N. Pauline Kent.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of their father, the sitter, by Miss Katharine A. Kent and Miss N. Pauline Kent

1844

Dimensions

76.52 x 63.5 cm (30 1/8 x 25 in.)

Accession Number

43.29

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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