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Wooded Hillside in Winter

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Inscription

Lower left: G. Courbet

Provenance

By 1877, William Faxon (b. 1830 - d. 1899), Boston [see note 1]; 1899, by inheritance to his widow, Henrietta Brooks Cross Faxon (b. 1834), Boston; 1924, sold by Henrietta Brooks Faxon to the MFA for $500. (Accession Date: December 4, 1924) NOTES: [1] One of the founders of the MFA.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Dimensions

54.6 x 45.1 cm (21 1/2 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.454

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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