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Nathaniel Gorham

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Provenance

The artist; Peter Chardon Brooks, West Medford, Mass., son-in-law of the sitter; to Francis Brooks, West Medford, his grandson; to Mrs. Edmund Wheelwright (Elizabeth Brooks), Boston, his daughter, by 1907; Edwin H. Abbot Jr., Cambridge, Mass., 1948; to MFA, 1948, gift of Edwin H. Abbot Jr.

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin H. Abbot in memory of his brother, Philip Stanley Abbot

about 1793

Dimensions

66.04 x 56.2 cm (26 x 22 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.1356

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas mounted on Masonite

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