Richard Wilson

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Richard Wilson
1713-1782
View of the Palatine Hill
Black chalk with smudging, with white chalk, on gray-green paper.
9 5/8 x 14 5/16 inches (244 x 364 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
III, 42a
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Numbered on verso in pen and black ink, "No. 39".

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P.H. (Lugt 2084); W.B. Tiffin (no mark; see Lugt 2609); his sale, London, Sotheby's, 29 February 1860, lot 1080; R.P. Roupell (Lugt 2234); his sale, London, Christie's, 14 July 1887, lot 1356; 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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Watermark: none.

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H., P., former owner.
Tiffin, W. B., former owner.
Roupell, Robert Prioleau, 1798-1886, former owner.
Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.

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