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The Sea

Artist:
John Frederick Kensett (American, Cheshire, Connecticut 1816–1872 New York)
Date:
1872
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
15 1/2 x 30 1/2 in. (39.4 x 77.5 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Thomas Kensett, 1874
Accession Number:
74.35
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
the artist, New York (until d. 1872); his brother, Thomas Kensett, New York (1872–74)
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