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Cherub (fragment)

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Provenance

By 1930, the Talleyrand family, Rome; 1930, sold by the Talleyrand family to Edward Jackson Holmes (b. 1873 - d. 1950), Boston; 1944, gift of Holmes to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: December 14, 1944) Notes: [1] The piece was accessioned as a work by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes

Dimensions

61.6 x 54 cm (24 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.833

Medium or Technique

Fresco transferred to canvas

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Europe

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