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Futility of Q. E. D.

Inscription

Title and inscription on mat in ink

Provenance

P & D Colnaghi, London; purchased by MFA, September 18, 1963.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

1854–96

Dimensions

Sheet (sight): 15.2 x 12.1 cm (6 x 4 3/4 in.) Framed: 35.9 x 31.1 cm (14 1/8 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

63.1262

Medium or Technique

Pen and sepia

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