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Killing the Hog

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Inscription

Stamped, lower right: J. F. M.

Provenance

By 1885, P. Barbédienne; sold by Barbédienne at Hôtel Drouot, Paris, April 27, 1885, lot no. 79. By 1892, R. Austin Robertson (partner in A. A. A.); sold by Robertson at American Art Association, New York, April 7-8, 1892, lot no. 41, and bought by Mrs. Samuel Dennis Warren, Boston; 1892, given to the MFA by Mrs. Samuel Dennis Warren. (Accession Date: June 7, 1892)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Dennis Warren

about 1867–70

Catalogue Raisonné

Murphy 143

Dimensions

68.0 x 88.4 cm (26 3/4 x 34 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2640

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and pastel on beige prepared canvas

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pastels