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Coast Scene

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John Frederick Kensett

American, 1816-1872

Coast Scene, ca. 1860-1870

oil on canvas

support: 22 1/4 x 34 1/4 inches (56.515 x 86.995 cm); framed: 30 1/8 x 41 7/8 x 3 3/4 inches (76.52 x 106.36 x 9.53 cm)

Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Anonymous gift in memory of Samuel Ellis (1866-1929), 1980

1980:12

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Inscriptions

signature / lower right / JFK

Provenance

from the artist to Henry D. G. Rohlfs, Jr., Galleries of Fine Art, Brooklyn;
Samuel Ellis, Buffalo, 1928;
bequeathed to Elizabeth F. Ellis, Buffalo, 1929;
purchased from the Estate of Elizabeth F. Ellis, 1980;
donated to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, May 22, 1980;

Class

Paintings (visual works)

Work Type

Oil painting (visual work)

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