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Reading on the Rocks, Grand Manan

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John George Brown American (born in England), 1831–1913 Reading on the Rocks, Grand Manan, about 1877 Oil on canvas This painting, which Brown exhibited in 1892, bears a false signature of Winslow Homer. Gift of Walstein C. Findlay, Jr. in memory of William Wadsworth Findlay, 1961 ...

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Inscription

Lower left (in another hand): Homer/1888

Provenance

The artist; Walstein C. Findlay, Jr., by about 1959; to MFA, 1961, gift of Walstein C. Findlay, Jr.

Credit Line

Gift of Walstein C. Findlay, Jr. in memory of William Wadsworth Findlay

about 1877

Dimensions

58.42 x 38.1 cm (23 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

61.1294

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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