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A Viuva Inconsolavel (The Inconsolable Widow)

Inscription

Signed lower center: Vidal/81. Verso signed, dated, and titled.

Provenance

Sold by the artist to Cesar Aché, Rio de Janeiro; sold by Aché to John Axelrod, Boston; 2011, sold by Axelrod to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection—Frank B. Bemis Fund and Charles H. Bayley Fund

1981

Dimensions

45.7 x 64.8 cm (18 x 25 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1849

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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