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Drunken Bacchus with Faun and Satyr

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Provenance

Until about 1854/1858, private collection, Lisbon, Portugal; between about 1854 and 1858, sold from this private collection to John Louis O' Sullivan (b. 1813 - d. 1895), Lisbon and New York [see note 1]; about 1860, sold by Sullivan to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas H. Hardcastle, New York and Boston; 1879, sold from the estate of Mr. Hardcastle to the MFA for $500. (Accession Date: July 17, 1879) NOTES: [1] John O'Sullivan served as United States Minister to Portugal from 1854 until 1858.

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Dimensions

35.9 x 49.2 cm (14 1/8 x 19 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

79.164

Medium or Technique

Oil on copper

Collections

Europe

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