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We are grateful to Hugh Belsey for suggesting an attribution to Mason Chamberlin for this lot. Please note that the sitter has traditionally been identified as Mr Erskine, with provenance:
Dr Paul Drey.
Denver Art Museum, U.S.A.
Please also note that the measurements should read 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.), and not as stated in the catalogue.