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The Lawrence Room, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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This is one of five paintings featuring the MFA’s collection executed by Enrico Meneghelli, an Italian-born artist who worked in Boston and New York. Little is known about Meneghelli; even his death date remains uncertain. His known oeuvre includes a small number of landscapes, several street...

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Inscription

Lower right: E. Meneghelli. 1879.

Provenance

1879, the artist. With private dealer. By 1957, with M. Knoedler and Company, New York; 1957, gift of M. Knoedler and Company to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1957)

Credit Line

Gift of M. Knoedler & Co., Inc.

1879

Dimensions

40.96 x 50.8 cm (16 1/8 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

57.675

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas mounted on Masonite

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