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Shepherd and Sheep under the Trees

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Inscription

Lower right: A Mauve. f

Provenance

Possibly with W.J. Loggen and Zoon, Amsterdam [see note 1]. Goupil Gallery, London. Alexander Young, London; sold by Young to Thomas Agnew and Sons, Ltd., London; 1906, sold by Agnew's to C.W. Kraushaar Galleries, New York; sold by Kraushaar Galleries to Robert Dawson Evans (b. 1843 - d. 1909), Boston; 1909, by inheritance to Mrs. Robert Dawson Evans (Maria Antoinette Hunt) (b. 1845 - d. 1917); 1917, bequest of Mrs. Robert Dawson Evans to the MFA. (Accession date: November 1, 1917) Notes: [1] According to information in the curatorial file, the Evans acquired a painting by Anton Mauve, which was from W.J. Loggen & Zoon in Amsterdam.

Credit Line

Robert Dawson Evans Collection

Dimensions

40 x 72.4 cm (15 3/4 x 28 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.3248

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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