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Shepherdess Watering Sheep

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Inscription

Lower left: ch. Jacque 1881

Provenance

By 1884, W.F. Johnson, Boston [see note 1]. 1892, possibly George H. Chickering, Boston; June 2, 1892, possibly Chickering sale, Leonard and Co., Boston, lot 27 [see note 2]. By 1920, Louisa W. and Marian R. Case, Boston and Weston, MA; 1920, gift of Misses Louisa W. and Marian R. Case to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 26, 1920) NOTES: [1] According to notes in the MFA curatorial file, Johnson lent the painting to the M. C. M. A. Fifteenth Exhibition, Boston, in 1884 (no. 56). [2] According to notes in the MFA curatorial file.

Credit Line

Gift of Louisa W. and Marian R. Case

1881

Dimensions

Overall: 81.9 x 100.3cm (32 1/4 x 39 1/2in.) Other (Framed): 120.7 x 15.2 x 139.7cm (47 1/2 x 6 x 55in.) Overall: 81.3 x 100.3 x 2.5 cm (32 x 39 1/2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

20.1867

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Europe

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