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Newspaper Boy

1869 Edward Mitchell Bannister Born: St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada 1828 Died: Providence, Rhode Island 1901 oil on canvas 30 1/8 x 25 1/8 in. (76.6 x 63.7 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Jack Hafif and Frederick Weingeroff 1983.95.85 Not currently on view

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Figure male - child

Occupation - vendor - newspaper seller


paint - oil

fabric - canvas