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Provenance

Acquired by Clara Bertram Kimball, Boston; by inheritance to her husband, David P. Kimball (d. 1923), Boston [see note 1]; 1923, bequest of David P. Kimball to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 1, 1923) NOTES: [1] In 1923 David P. Kimball bequeathed forty paintings to the MFA in memory of his wife, Clara Bertram Kimball. He noted in his will that these were "from the collection made by her and bequeathed to me."

Credit Line

Bequest of David P. Kimball in memory of his wife Clara Bertram Kimball

about 1872

Dimensions

40.7 x 32.4 cm (16 x 12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23.528

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings