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Resting — Montigny-sur-Loing

In 1885 Major began his three years of study in Europe by enrolling at the Académie Julian in Paris, and the acceptance of his work at the Salon each year from 1886 to 1889 confirmed his early success. It is clear from "Resting-Montigny-sur-Loing" that Major also became aware of the...

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Inscription

Lower right: Ernest L. Major./ Montigny s/Loing — 1888—

Provenance

The artist; the Morris family; to MFA, 1993, gift of the Morris Family.

Credit Line

Gift of the Morris Family

1888

Accession Number

1993.901

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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