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Saul Reproved by Samuel

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Provenance

1798, the artist; May 18, 1811, Property of J. S. Copley Sale, Christie's, London, lot 41 (bought in); 1815, by descent to the artist's son, Lord Lyndhurst (1772-1863), London; March 5, 1864, Lyndhurst Sale, Christie's, London, lot 84, to Martha Babcock Amory (1812-1880), Boston, grandddaughter of the artist; 1880, by descent to her daughter, Susan Greene Amory (Mrs. F. Gordon) Dexter (1840-1925), Boston; 1925, bequest of Susan Greene Dexter to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 24, 1925)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Greene Dexter in memory of Charles and Martha Babcock Amory

1798

Dimensions

172.08 x 217.49 cm (67 3/4 x 85 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.99

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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