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Nobleman with Two Children in a Landscape

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Private collection, Bavaria [see note 1]; sold from the private collection to an unidentified dealer, Munich; sold by the dealer to Kurt Rossacher (b. 1918 - d. 1988), Salzburg; 1965, sold by Rossacher to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 10, 1965) NOTES: [1] In a letter to the MFA (March 23, 1966) Dr. Rossacher wrote of the painting, "I have bought it from a dealer in Munich, who had it -- as he says -- from the private collection of a Bavarian noble family. But he does not say the name of the collection...." At the time of its acquisition, the painting was attributed to Justus Sustermans.

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M. Theresa B. Hopkins Fund


93.4 x 84.5 cm (36 3/4 x 33 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas