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Portrait of a Man at a Writing Desk

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Provenance

By 1925, Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi (b. 1878 - d. 1955), Florence and Rome; 1927, sold by Contini-Bonacossi to Mrs. Walter Scott Fitz (Henrietta Goddard Wigglesworth, b. 1847 - d. 1929), Boston; 1927, gift of Mrs. Walter Scott Fitz to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: April 7, 1927) NOTES: [1] Accessioned as a work attributed to Diego Rodríquez de Silva y Velázquez.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. Scott Fitz

Dimensions

95.6 x 70.2 cm (37 5/8 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.188

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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