Still Life with Violin

1885
William Michael Harnett (American (born in Ireland), 1848–1892)


Dimensions

54.93 x 45.08 cm (21 5/8 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.2

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

On View

Forkner and Gill Family Gallery (Gallery 238)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

WMHARNETT [initials in monogram] /Paris. 1885

Provenance

the artist; private collection; with Sotheby's, New York, 1979; to private collection; to MFA, 2000, purchase. Previous owner: Estate of Lois F. McNeil.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously and the Charles H. Bayley Picture and Painting Fund