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Disparate Alegre (Merry Folly); from the "Disparates" series, plate 12

Provenance

William Bell Scott (no stamp)(1811-1890), England ; W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston; bequest to MFA April 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Drawn and etched 1815–17; published 1864

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 259, III, 1; Delteil 0213

Accession Number

1974.224L

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and tonal scratching; posthumous first edition

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