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Yellow and Purple Flowers in a Vase

Inscription

Lower right, signed in pen and blue ink: Albert Swinden. Lower right (over earlier date in blue ink), dated in graphite pencil, : -50 Lower right, in pen and blue ink, : No-70 / 13 X 15 1/2 Verso, center, in black ink: 194

Signed

Wove paper

Provenance

Inherited from the artist by his wife, Rebecca Palter (1912-1998, New York), 1961; her gift to their daughter Alice Carter (Boston), 1998; her gift to MFA, 2007. (Accession date: January 23, 2008).

Credit Line

Gift of Alice Carter

1950

Dimensions

Sheet: 33 x 39.4 cm (13 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2007.1010

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

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Classifications

Watercolors