Portrait of a Man in a Brown Coat

Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Dimensions

105.4 x 83.2 cm (41 1/2 x 32 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

10.33

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

1910, with the Walter Kimball Gallery, Boston [see note 1]; probably sold by Kimball to Mrs. Walter Scott Fitz (Henrietta Goddard Wigglesworth) (b. 1847 - d. 1927), Boston; 1910, gift of Mrs. W. Scott Fitz to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 17, 1910)

NOTES:
[1] Mrs. Fitz wrote to Arthur Fairbanks, Director of the MFA (February 16, 1910), offering as a gift "the portrait by Goya that is now on exhibition at the Kimball Gallery on Arlington St." The reverse of the frame also bears a label from the Kimball Gallery.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. Scott Fitz