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Harbor at Honfleur

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Inscription

Lower right: E. Boudin 65; Lower left: Honfleur

Provenance

Around 1927/1930, Galerie Bignou, Paris (?) [see note 1]. Around 1930, purchased in Paris by an anonymous donor; 1971, gift of the anonymous donor to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 10, 1971) NOTES: [1] The back of this cradled panel is stamped "BIGNOU". Étienne Bignou (b. 1891 - d. 1950) opened his gallery in Paris in 1927. He was particularly interested in Boudin.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

1865

Dimensions

20.3 x 26.7 cm (8 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1971.425

Medium or Technique

Oil on paper mounted on panel

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Europe

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