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Elisha Kent Kane, M.D. (1820-1857)
Oil on canvas
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The first record of this painting, which is of unknown provenance, is in the Society's 1883 Catalogue of the Museum and the Gallery of Art, which lists it as a copy by John Vanderlyn from the original by Annibale Carracci in the Palazzo Pitti.
Gift of an Anonymous Donor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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