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The Windmill

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In pen and brown ink, l.l.: Rt inv.; l.r.: Cumano sc.


Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: August 14, 2012) NOTES: [1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

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Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 233; Hind 179


Image: 15 x 21.3 cm (5 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.) Sheet: 16.5 x 23.8 cm (6 1/2 x 9 3/8 in.)

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