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Rest on the Flight into Egypt

1879

Luc Olivier Merson, French, 1846–1920


Dimensions

71.8 x 128.3 cm (28 1/4 x 50 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

18.652

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Lorna and Robert Rosenberg Gallery (Gallery 252)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower right: LVC OLIVIER-MERSON / MDCCCLXXIX

Provenance

19th century, acquired in Paris by George Golding Kennedy (b. 1841 - d. 1918), Boston [see note 1]; 1918, bequest of George Golding Kennedy to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 7, 1918) NOTES: [1] According to notes in the MFA curatorial file.

Credit Line

Bequest of George Golding Kennedy