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Magnolia Grandiflora

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Inscription

Lower left center: M.J. Heade

Provenance

About 1885-95, the artist. Private collection, Philadelphia; Philadelphia art market; with A. Frederick Mondschein, New York; with Newhouse Galleries, New York; Joseph Katz, Baltimore; 1946, with Victor Spark, New York; 1946, sold by Victor Spark to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I.; 1947, gift of Maxim Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1947)

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865

about 1885–95

Dimensions

38.42 x 61.28 cm (15 1/8 x 24 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1169

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Americas

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