Support (PTG): 66 1/4 x 101 3/4 inches (168.3 x 258.4 cm), Signed and dated, lower right: "J. Martin. | 1834"
Accession number: B1978.43.11
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: Support (PTG): 66 1/4 x 101 3/4 inches (168.3 x 258.4 cm)
Inscriptions: Signed and dated, lower right: "J. Martin. | 1834"
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Collection: Paintings and Sculpture