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Fruit and a Wineglass

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Although his work was neglected for many years after his death, Vollon was a critical and commercial success in his lifetime and won many official honors. He painted figures, animals, and landscapes, but earned his reputation and his living from still life. Contemporary writers often cite...

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Inscription

Lower right: A Vollon

Provenance

By 1917, Alice Crowninshield (Mrs. Josiah) Bradlee (b. 1839 - d. 1926), Boston; 1917, gift of Mrs. Josiah Bradlee to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 6, 1917)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Josiah Bradlee

Dimensions

25.7 x 40.0 cm (10 1/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.3144

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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