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Nanny and Rose

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In the mid-1980's, Scott Prior turned to family and home as his primary inspiration. Working both from life and from posed photographs, Prior captures domestic intimacy - in this case the compainshihp between his wife, Nanny, and their dog, Rose. The artist has said that: "Nanny and Rose and the...

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Provenance

The artist; with Alpha Gallery, Boston, 1984; to Stephen and Sybil Stone, MA, 1984; to MFA, Boston ,1984

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen and Sybil Stone Foundation

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1983

Dimensions

Overall: 67 3/4 x 59 1/2 inches (172.1 x 151.1 cm)

Accession Number

1984.135

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Contemporary Art

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