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The Pool, Medfield

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Dennis Miller Bunker was one of the earliest Americans to apply all of the stylistic ingredients of the radical new painting style of Impressionism to his native landscape. Like most artists of his generation, Bunker had been trained as a figure painter [91.130], instructed to value traditional...

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Signed

Lower left: D. M. BUNKER/1889

Provenance

Arthur Tracy Cabot (b. 1852 - d. 1912), Boston; by inheritance to his widow (and residuary legatee), Susan Shattuck Cabot, Boston; 1945, sold by the estate of Arthur Tracy Cabot to the MFA for $125. (Accession Date: May 10, 1945)

Credit Line

Emily L. Ainsley Fund

1889

Dimensions

46.99 x 61.59 cm (18 1/2 x 24 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.475

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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