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February 3, 1961, anonymous sale, Christie's, London, lot 118, to Kaufmann [see note 1]. 1961, M. H. Drey, London; 1961, sold by M. H. Drey to the MFA for 750 pounds [see note 2]. (Accession Date: September 20, 1961) NOTES:  The name of the buyer (probably Arthur Kauffmann, a London dealer) is annotated in a copy of the auction catalogue, where the painting was attributed to Francks.  Accessioned as a work by Hans Rottenhammer.
Abbott Lawrence Fund