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John Tyng Tyler

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Provenance

The artist; Lucy Tyler (Mrs. Samuel Whitewell), sister of the sitter; to Samuel Whitwell, her son; to Sophia Louisa, Henry, Samuel H. and Frederick A. Whitwell, his children; to Frederick Silsbee Whitwell, son of Frederick A. Whitwell, 1876-1933; to MFA, 1933, purchased for $1,900.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

1760s

Dimensions

58.42 x 46.04 cm (23 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.11

Medium or Technique

Pastel on paper mounted on canvas

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