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Truth triumphing over Envy

Johann Theophilus Prestel (German, 1739–1808)


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagler 59

Accession Number

21.10880

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro aquatint, varnished

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