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Portrait of a Man (said to be John Elliot)

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Inscription

Upper left: JOHN ELLIOT. / THE APOSTLE OF THE INDIANS / NASCIT. 1604; obit. 1690

Provenance

Anonymous dealer; by 1851 E. W. Radcliffe (from an anonymous dealer); 1851 William Whiting (from Radcliffe); Mrs. William Whiting, Roxbury, MA (presumably by inheritance); by 1896 Miss Rose Standish Whiting (presumably by inheritance); 1896 MFA (gift of Whiting) (Accessiond date: October 6, 1896)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rose Standish Whiting

Dimensions

99 x 82.9 cm (39 x 32 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.650

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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