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Portrait of a Lady as a Shepherdess

Provenance

Mrs. Colt (possibly Mrs. Jane Colt, Gartsherrie House, Scotland?). Lucius O’Callaghan (b. 1877 – d. 1954), Dublin; October 12, 1956, posthumous O’Callaghan sale, Christie’s, London, lot 203, to Agnew’s, London; 1957, sold by Agnew’s to a private collection, England. January 24, 2012, anonymous sale, Christie’s, South Kensington, lot 265, to Philip Mould, London; 2012, sold by Philip Mould to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 24, 2012)

Credit Line

Henry H. and Zoe Oliver Sherman Fund

Scottish, late 1740s-early 1750s

Dimensions

50 x 40 in. (127 x 101.6 cm)

Accession Number

2012.627

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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