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Portrait of a Minister

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Center right: A ET. 41 / A.1654 / A. Palamedes. pinxit


John Robert Hollond (b. 1843 - d. 1912), Wonham, Devonshire and Stanmore Hall, Middlesex; April 11, 1913, posthumous Hollond sale, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, lot 76, sold for 520 guineas to Wallis and Son, London. 1916, Ehrich Galleries, New York; 1916, sold by Ehrich to Vose Galleries, Boston; 1920, sold by Vose to F. D. McCaulley (possibly Frank D. McCaulley, Denver). 1947, Edwin Hale Abbot, Jr. (b. 1881 - d. 1966), Cambridge, MA; 1947, gift of Abbot to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 29, 1947)

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Gift of Edwin H. Abbot, Jr. in memory of his wife, Sarah Otis Ernst


82.6 x 67.6 cm (32 1/2 x 26 5/8 in.)

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Oil on canvas