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May Pastoral, 1907. Willard Leroy Metcalf (1858-1925). Oil on canvas, 36 x 39 in. (91.44 x 99.06 cm). Private collection. [The Atheneum - for viewing images of Metcalf's other work, enlarged and without annotations, preferably on Firefox.].


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