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Portrait of a Man (said to be Lord Anson)

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Provenance

By 1930, Harriet J. White (Mrs. Frederick T.) Bradbury; 1930, bequeathed by Harriet J. Bradbury to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 3, 1930) NOTES: [1] There was a Reynolds painting, "Lord Anson," 30 x 25, bought by T. J. Blakeslee from Tooth and Sons in May, 1911 [Tooth London stock no. 5365]. Tooth had bought it from A. H. Thrift in July, 1910. This may very well be the MFA painting.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Harriet J. Bradbury

Dimensions

75.5 x 62.2 cm (29 3/4 x 24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.491

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Europe

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