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Provenance

Until 1907, Edward Balfour, Esq. (b. 1849 - d. 1927), Balbirnie, Fife, Scotland; May 31, 1907, Balfour sale, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, lot 136 [see note 1] to Gooden and Fox, London; 1907, sold by Gooden and Fox to the MFA for $16,650 [see note 2]. (Accession Date: August 8, 1907) NOTES: [1] Sold as a work by Ludolf Backhuysen. [2] MFA accession numbers 07.499 - 07.502 were acquired together for this amount.

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Dimensions

128 x 176.8 cm (50 3/8 x 69 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.499

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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