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The Miser Lying in State

Inscription

Inscribed, upper R.: The Miser Laying in State/Prodigal Heir Apparent. Lower L., T. Rowlandson.

Provenance

Gilbert Davis (b. 1899, Hampstead, England, Lugt suppl. 757a); Mrs. Wilfred Jackson; [P & D Colnaghi cat. 178]; Mr. Augustus P. Loring, Boston, Mass.; gift to MFA, September 17, 1959.

Credit Line

Gift of Augustus P. Loring

Prodigal Heir Apparent

1776–1827

Dimensions

23.3 x 35.2cm (9 3/16 x 13 7/8in.)

Accession Number

59.571

Medium or Technique

Pen and gray wash

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