Attributed to Richard Wilson

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Attributed to Richard Wilson
1713-1782
Landscape, with the Finding of Moses in the Bulrushes
Black chalk with smudging, with white chalk, on blue paper, faded to gray-green.
10 15/16 x 16 inches (278 x 406 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
III, 39
Provenance: 
Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.
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Collection J. Pierpont Morgan : Drawings by the Old Masters Formed by C. Fairfax Murray. London : Privately printed, 1905-1912, III, 39, repr.

Associated names: 

Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.

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