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Mark Twain

Artist:
Charles Noel Flagg (1848–1916)
Date:
1890
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
40 1/4 x 32 3/8 in. (102.2 x 82.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Ellen Earle Flagg, 1917
Accession Number:
17.96
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Signature: [at lower left]: Charles Noel Flagg / 1890. / Copyright 1908 / by C.N. Flagg
Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain), Hartford, 1890–at least 1893; returned to the artist, Hartford, Connecticut, by 1904–died 1916; his daughter, Ellen Earle Flagg, Hartford, 1916–1917
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