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Margarete von Soist

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Signed

F. Ittenbach..gem:1849 (lower right); inscribed on reverse Marg: von Soist.geb:/ Finsterer in Ehrenbreitstein./ geb: 1809

Provenance

June 28, 2003, anonymous sale, Kastern, Hannover (Germany), lot 23, unsold. September, 2006, acquired at auction by an anonymous dealer, Europe; June 14, 2007, anonymous sale, Bonham's, London, lot 74, to Matthiesen Gallery, London, and Jack Kilgore and Co., Inc., New York; 2009, sold by Kilgore to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 17, 2009)

Credit Line

Henry H. and Zoe Oliver Sherman Fund

1849

Dimensions

Unframed: 30 x 26 in. (76.2 x 66 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2528

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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