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The Dunce

Inscription

Lower left on bench: "TB/1806". On verso of mount in pencil: BC Smith ? Lancaster/Pa/1835.

Provenance

Dr. Margaret C.L. Gildea, Woods Hole, MA; gift to MFA, April 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Margaret C. L. Gildea

1800–1900

Dimensions

21 x 18.4cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/4in.)

Accession Number

1978.134

Medium or Technique

Watercolor

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Classifications

Watercolors