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Lady Seated at a Work Table

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Amasa Hewins, a Boston portrait painter, miniaturist, and importer of Italian art, created Lady Seated at a Work Table to hang as a pendant to Lady Seated at a Piano [1980.450]. The painting is undated, but it is one of four almost-identical pairs by Hewins, two of which are inscribed 1836 and...

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Inscription

Reverse: A HEWINS 426376/8 x 14 3/4

Provenance

The artist; with Vose Galleries, Boston; to MFA, 1980, anonymous gift.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

about 1836

Dimensions

45.72 x 37.46 cm (18 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1980.449

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

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