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Open Air Concert

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In 1890 Perry painted three plein-air compositions, including "Open Air Concert," at the home of friends with whom the Perrys resided for the summer in Milton, Massachusetts near Boston. The previous year Perry had admired Monet's paintings at Georges Petit's Gallery in Paris and had spent the...

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Inscription

Lower left: LILLA CABOT PERRY

Provenance

the artist; Miss Margaret Perry, her daughter; to MFA, 1964, gift of Miss Margaret Perry.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Perry

1890

Dimensions

100.96 x 76.52 cm (39 3/4 x 30 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.2055

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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