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Thomas Amory

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Provenance

The artist; to Jonathan Amory, the sitter's son, Boston, 1770; to John Amory, Jr., Boston, his nephew; to Misses Catherine E. and Maria P. Codman, Bristol, R.I., his granddaughters; to Martha Codman Karolik, Newport, R.I., their niece, about 1902; to MFA, 1937, gift of Martha and Maxim Karolik.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts

about 1770

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-century American Arts No. 3

Dimensions

61.59 x 46.35 cm (24 1/4 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.41

Medium or Technique

Pastel on paper mounted on canvas

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pastels