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River Landscape with a Ferry and a Church

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Inscription

Lower right, on side of boat: VG / 165[6?]

Provenance

1907, Edward Balfour, Esq. (b. 1849 - d. 1927), Balbirnie, Fife, Scotland; May 31, 1907, Balfour sale, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, lot 139, to Gooden and Fox, London, for £819; 1907, sold by Gooden and Fox to the MFA for $16,650 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: August 8, 1907) NOTES: [1] MFA accession numbers 07.499 - 07.502 were acquired together for $16,650.

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

about 1656

Dimensions

47.3 x 66.7 cm (18 5/8 x 26 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

07.502

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

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Europe

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