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Hugh Blair, D.D. (1718–1800)

Artist:
James Tassie (British, Glasgow, Scotland 1735–1799 London)
Date:
late 18th century
Culture:
British
Medium:
Pink wax on black pasteboard; frame: wood
Dimensions:
7 3/8 × 6 1/8 in. (18.7 × 15.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Martin, 1938
Accession Number:
38.145.35
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed, signed and dated on tranche of shoulder: HUGH BLAIR. D.D. / 17[91?] / Tassie [F.?]
A collection from Edinburgh, Great Britain ; Mary Martin (until 1938; bequeathed to MMA)
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