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The blind beggar

18th century
Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (German, 18th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

L 078, Second state

Accession Number

21.10875

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; by inheritance to his children, Mary Farwell (neé Ayer) Rousmanière (b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Elizabeth (neé Ayer) Inches (b. 1891 - d. ?); December 31, 1921, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer