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The Poor Author and the Rich Bookseller

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Provenance

The artist; Thomas Handasyd Perkins, Jr., Boston, by 1839; Ignatius Sargent, Boston, by 1850; Charles Sprague Sargent, Boston; to MFA, 1927, gift of Charles Sprague Sargent.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Sprague Sargent

1811

Dimensions

80.01 x 71.75 cm (31 1/2 x 28 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.220

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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