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Perseus on Pegasus Slaying Medusa

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Inscription

Lower right: J.S.S.©

Provenance

The artist; commissioned by the MFA in 1921 for $40,000 (for 25.636-25.651) and installed on ceiling side aisle, Huntington Avenue stairway, 1925.

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912 and Picture Fund

1922–25

Dimensions

347.98 x 317.5 cm (137 x 125 in.)

Accession Number

25.642

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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