William Andrews Nesfield (British, 1793-1881)
Identified on a presentation plaque and labels including one from the Museum of Fine
Arts, Boston, affixed to the backing.
Watercolor on paper, sight size 27 1/2 x 38 1/2 in. (69.9 x 97.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, not examined out of frame.
Provenance:Charles Callahan Perkins (1823-1886), Boston; by family descent to son Charles Bruen Perkins (1860-1929), Boston; acquired by William Crowninshield Endicott (1826–1900), Boston; gifted on January 20, 1936 to Dr. John W. Bartol (b. 1864), Milton, Massachusetts; by descent in the Cabot family.
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