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Morning Sun, Buenos Aires

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery

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Bustling view of a busy morning in a Buenos Aires port. Large sailing boats with masts are moored to the left and right, being loaded and unloaded by workmen. A large bridge with a crane structure hangs overhead in the right corner, and in the background, tall industrial chimneys fill the air with dense smoke.

Manchester Art Gallery



Morning Sun, Buenos Aires




oil on canvas


H 201.2 x W 165.1 cm

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Acquisition method

gift from Sir Joseph Duveen, 1931

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Inscription description

artist's inscription : : brc : artist's name : Quinquella MARTIN


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