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Cliffs at Ouessant, Brittany

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Inscription

Lower left: Henry Moret 1901

Provenance

1901 - 1905(?) Durand-Ruel (New York, NY, USA; Paris, France) from the artist; 1905(?) - 1905 Kimball, Walter (Boston, MA USA) from Durand-Ruel; 1905 - 1914 John Pickering Lyman, (Portsmouth, NH, USA) from Kimball; d. 1914?; 1914 - 1919 Theodora Lyman (Portsmouth, NH, USA) by inheritance; 1919 - Boston, MA, USA. Museum of Fine Arts (gift of Lyman) (Accession date: September 18, 1919)

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

1901

Dimensions

65.1 x 81 cm (25 5/8 x 31 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1315

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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