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Bearded Man, in a Furred Oriental Cap and Robe: The Artist's Father

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Provenance

William Esdaile (1758-1837, London, Lugt 2617); Carl Schlösser (1827-1884, Elberfeld, Westphalia, Lugt 636); probably included in his sale, Frankfurt, Prestel, 7 June 1880 (and following days); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); from whom purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1631

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 263; Hind 53 iv

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.5 x 12.3 cm (5 11/16 x 4 13/16 in.) Sheet: 15.1 x 12.8 cm ( 5 15/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P631

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

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