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Beatrice

1819

Washington Allston, American, 1779–1843 American


Dimensions

76.83 x 64.45 cm (30 1/4 x 25 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.778

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Penny and Jeff Vinik Gallery (Gallery 233)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

1819, commissioned from the artist by Theodore Lyman (1755-1839), Boston; 1839, by descent to his son-in-law, Samuel A. Eliot (1798-1862), Boston; 1862, by inheritance to his wife, Mary Lyman Eliot, Boston (1802-1869); 1869, to the heirs of Mary Lyman Eliot; to her granddaughter, Ellen T. Bullard, Boston; 1959, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 12, 1959)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift