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William Buckland and his Wife and son Frank, examining Buckland's natural history collection

Inscription

Names of sitters inscribed in verso. Lower left margin in pen: Augn Edouart fecit 18 . ."

Provenance

Marika's Antique Shop, Boston; purchased November 1966

Credit Line

Mary L. Smith Fund

about 1828–29

Accession Number

66.964

Medium or Technique

Silhouette, cut black paper pasted down on cream paper ground; a few elaborations in black pen and wash; executed in England, about 1828/29

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Silhouettes