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Old Man and a Child

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Provenance

Leila Cowper-Cooper, London [see note 1]. By 1951, art market, London; by 1951, purchased by Colnaghi, London [see note 2]; 1952, sold by Colnaghi to the MFA for £320. (Accession date: April 10, 1952) NOTES: [1] This information comes from notes on a stretcher bar on the back of the painting. [2] Letter from James Byam Shaw, Colnaghi & Co., Ltd, London, to W.G. Constable, MFA (December 21, 1951) in curatorial file.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Dimensions

73.7 x 61.9 cm (29 x 24 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.392

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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