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Sir Walter Scott

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Inscription

coat of arms and motto "WATCH WEEL" at upper left EL

Provenance

George Ticknor, Boston (original commission; historian and professor at Harvard); by 1896 Miss Anna Eliot Ticknor (by inheritance; daughter of Ticknor); 1896 MFA (bequest of Ticknor) (Accessiond date: October 22, 1896)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Anna Eliot Ticknor

1824

Dimensions

91.5 x 71.1 cm (36 x 28 in.)

Accession Number

96.945

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Europe

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