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Portrait of a Man

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Inscription

Lower left: COROT

Provenance

Aimé Diot, Paris. By 1883 Samuel Putnam Avery (Sr. or Jr.), New York; 1883 Vose Galleries, Providence and Boston (from Avery). By 1886 Thomas Robinson, Providence (Robinson was a painter active in the RI area, and also sometimes acted as a purchasing agent for Vose); November 16, 1886 Robinson sale (Moore's Art Galleries) New York (or Providence?), Lot 202; 1886-1890 Vose Galleries, Providence and Boston (bought at Robinson sale); 1890-1891 Mrs. Susan Cornelia Warren, Boston (from Vose); 1891 MFA (gift of Warren) (Accession date: February 3, 1891)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Dennis Warren

Dimensions

34 x 23.8 cm (13 3/8 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

91.27

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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