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Children on the Seashore, Guernsey

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Inscription

Stamped, lower right: Renoir

Provenance

Sold by the estate of the artist to the Galérie Barbazanges, Paris (stock no. 11756) [see note 1]; sold by Barbazanges to Howard Young Galleries, New York (stock no. 2020) [see note 2]; November 6, 1922, sold by Howard Young to John Taylor Spaulding (b. 1870 - d. 1948), Boston; 1948, bequest of John Taylor Spaulding to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 3, 1948) NOTES: [1] According to a label on the reverse of the painting. [2] According to a letter from Howard Young to Angelica Rudenstine of the MFA (December 8, 1961).

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding

about 1883

Dimensions

91.4 x 66.4 cm (36 x 26 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.594

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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