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The Man of Thought - The Man of Action

Object Number: 
1951.376
Date: 
ca. 1856
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 40 x 62 1/4 in. ( 101.6 x 158.1 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Thomas in memory of Harry M. Carpenter
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group