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Scene in Perugia

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Scene in Perugia is one of a series of Italian landscapes that Inness painted in Boston, Massachusetts, after he returned from his second sojourn in Italy. During three summers between 1870 and 1874, Inness had worked in the vicinity of Perugia, the capital city of the region of Umbria in...

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Inscription

Lower right: G. Inness 1875

Provenance

1875, the artist; by 1876, with Doll and Richards, Boston; after 1898, James Brown Case (1825-1907), Boston and Weston, Mass.; by 1919, by descent to his daughters, Louise W. Case (1862-1946) and Marian R. Case (1864-1944), Weston; 1920, gift of Misses Louise W. and Marian R. Case to the MFA. (Accession Date: Feb. 26, 1920)

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Louisa W. and Marian R. Case

1875

Dimensions

98.42 x 160.34 cm (38 3/4 x 63 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.169

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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