4 March 2003
Property from the Discovery Museum, Formerly the Museum of Art, Science and Industry*
Edward Moran (1829-1901)
Noon Day Rest
signed and dated 'Edward Moran 1879' (lower left)
oil on canvas
36 x 66 in. (91.4 x 167.6 cm.)
Nathaniel Wordin, Bridgeport, Connecticut.
Fannie and Helen Wordin, Bridgeport, Connecticut.
Burroughs Library, Bridgeport Public Library, Bridgeport, Connecticut, bequeathed by the above, 1930.
Gift to the present owner from the above, 1969.
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Bridgeport, Connecticut, The Discovery Museum, Exploring the Boarders of Art: American Frames: 1820-1920, March-May 1994.
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