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Artist
Edwin Landseer, English, 1802–1873
Title
Study of a Dead Heron
Date
c. 1832–1833
Medium
Oil on wood
Dimensions
Panel: 21 × 15 1/4 in. (53.3 × 38.7 cm) Frame: 24 × 18 1/2 × 2 in. (61 × 47 × 5.1 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by James C. Flores at "One Great Night in November, 2010" in honor of the Little Pecan Island Partners

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2011.209
Classification
Painting
Provenance

[The artist's studio sale, Christie's, London, 8-14 May 1874, lot 249]; Thomas Horrocks Miller (1846-1916); [his sale, Christie's, London, 14 July 1933, lot 33, purchased by Wilson]; Anonymous sale, April 1951, purchased by Robert Franks; Collection of Philip Hofer (1898-1984), Cambridge, MA, before 1968-after 1983; [sale, Sotheby's, London, 10 December 2009, lot 250]; [Otto Naumann Ltd.]; purchased by MFAH at One Great Night in November, 2011.