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Whirlpool, Niagara

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Reverse: J.F. Kensett

Provenance

About 1851, the artist; by descent to the artist's great-nephew, J.R. Kellogg, New York; 1945, with Harry Shaw Newman, New York; 1945, sold by Harry Shaw Newman to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I.; 1964, bequest of Maxim Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

about 1851

Dimensions

31.75 x 55.88 cm (12 1/2 x 22 in.)

Accession Number

64.436

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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