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Portrait of the Artist's Father (James Paxton)

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Provenance

The artist; Marian E. Phipps, Centerville, Mass., 1982, his cousin; to MFA, 1987, bequest of Marian E. Phipps.

Credit Line

Bequest of Marian E. Phipps

about 1902

Dimensions

68.58 x 55.88 cm (27 x 22 in.)

Accession Number

1987.547

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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