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Men and Animals Struggling Against Death & Father Time

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After a painting known through an engraving by Boetius Bolswert.

Provenance

Charles Sumner (b. 1811 - d. 1874), Boston and Washington, DC; 1874, bequeathed by Sumner to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 17, 1874)

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Sumner

Dimensions

28.2 x 44.1 cm (11 1/8 x 17 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

74.3

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Collections

Europe

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