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Although he would claim that during his first trip to Italy, "a fondness for the Italian Renaissance came over me," Mowbray's easel paintings reflect an orientation toward Italian art that is much tempered by French academic painting and British Pre-Raphaelitism. The decorative landscape and...

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Inscription

Lower right: H SIDDONS MOWBRAY

Provenance

The artist; J. F. Archbold; with Hirschl and Adler Galleries, New York; to MFA, 1979, purchase.

Credit Line

Tompkins Collection—Arthur Gordon Tompkins Fund

1896

Dimensions

75.88 x 102.87 cm (29 7/8 x 40 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1979.39

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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