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Scene on the Nile

Signed

Lower left: Henry Bacon Cairo

Provenance

Purchased from the artist in Egypt in 1897-98 by James Brown Case; his daughters Louise W. and Marian R. Case, Boston; gift to MFA, February 26, 1920.

Credit Line

Gift of Louisa W. and Marian R. Case

1896–97

Accession Number

20.1870

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors