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The Peep Show

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Inscription

Lower left: J. Thompson 1851

Provenance

The artist; private collection, Brooklyn, New York; with Victor Spark, New York, 1945; to Maxim Karlik, Newport, R.I.; to MFA, 1948, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik.

Credit Line

Bequest of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815-1865

1851

Dimensions

63.5 x 75.88 cm (25 x 29 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.481

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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