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WATSON AND THE SHARK
John Singleton Copley(American, 1738-1815)
- Oil on canvas
- 36 x 30 1/2 in. (91.4 x 77.5 cm) Framed: 45 3/16 x 39 x 2 1/2 in.
- American Art before 1950
- Founders Society Purchase, Dexter M. Ferry, Jr. Fund
- Accession No.
- Noel Desanfans, before 1786 Sale, Christie's, London, April 8, 1786, lot 396 W. Goddard, by 1791 Sale, Christie's, February 5, 1791, lot 73, sold to Green G. P. Anderson, London W. P. Hunter, London, ca. 1850 M. Knoedler Co., London, 1946 DIA in 1946
- canvas, oil, paint, seascape, narrative
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