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John Richardson

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Provenance

The artist; Rev. Gardiner Richardson Young, Culduff, County Donegal, Ireland; Miss Katherine Mary Gervais, his niece, County Tyrone, Ireland; with Knoedler and Co., New York, 1922; Percy R. Pyne II, with Ehrich-Newhouse Galleries, New York; WIlliam K. Richardson; to Mrs. Louis Curtis, Sr., his sister; to Louis Curtis, her son; to MFA, 1955, gift of Louis Curtis.

Credit Line

Gift of Louis Curtis in memory of his uncle, William K. Richardson

1770s

Dimensions

75.88 x 63.18 cm (29 7/8 x 24 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.1001

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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