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Nathaniel West, Jr.

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Provenance

The artist; the West family (family of the sitter); descended in the family to Richard E. and Marie Stuart Edwards, Peru, Indiana; to Richard Edwards, their son; to R. Stuart Edwards, West Des Moines, Iowa, 1984, his son; to MFA, 1984, gift of Susan and Stuart Edwards.

Credit Line

Gift of Susan and Stuart Edwards

about 1820–26

Dimensions

76.52 x 60.01 cm (30 1/8 x 23 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.879

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

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Americas

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