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A Hilltop (His Native Village)

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Provenance

By 1880, Thomas Gold Appleton (b. 1812 - d. 1884), Boston; by inheritance to his nephew, Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow (b. 1845 - d. 1921), Boston; 1923, bequest of Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 1, 1923)

Credit Line

Bequest of Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow

about 1809

Dimensions

Image: 32 x 49.7 cm (12 5/8 x 19 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.489

Medium or Technique

Oil on paper mounted on canvas

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Europe

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