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The Winds

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Lower left: JOHN S SARGENT ©

Provenance

The artist; commissioned by the MFA in 1921 for $40,000 (for 25.636-25.651) and installed on ceiling vault, Huntington Avenue stairway, 1925.

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912 and Picture Fund

1922–25

Dimensions

327.66 x 767.08 cm (129 x 302 in.)

Accession Number

25.641

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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