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Mrs. Stephen Minot (Sally Minot)

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The Minots were married in Boston in 1805 and then set off on a business trip to Calcutta, India. They returned to the United States the following year, when these likenesses were painted, in New York. According to Trumbull's account book, he was paid $200 for the two portraits (about $2600...

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Provenance

The artist; to Stephen Minot, the sitter's husband; to Miss Susan I. Minot, their daughter; to MFA, 1879, gift of Miss Susan I. Minot.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Susan I. Minot

1806

Dimensions

76.2 x 61.28 cm (30 x 24 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

79.334

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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