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Virgin and Child with the Young Saint John the Baptist

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Provenance

This information is in the process of being reviewed, and will be corrected and updated as research progresses. 1920s, sold by a Bostonian family to Mrs. Henry H. Chase, West Concord, NH [see note 1]; 1959, presented to her daughter, Mrs. W. Ogilvie Comstock, Brookline, MA; 1968, gift of Mr. and Mrs. W. Ogilvie Comstock. (Accession Date: December 11, 1968) NOTES: [1] According to a letter from Mrs. W. Ogilvie Comstock, daughter of Mrs. Chase, October 5, 1963, to the MFA. In addition, see letter in MFA curatorial file from the MFA to Mrs. Chase, indicating the painting was in her ownership by at least 1931.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. W. Ogilvie Comstock

Dimensions

87.9 cm (34 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

68.786

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

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