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Museum Review: Copley at the MFA

April 20, 2012


The Art of the Americas Wing in Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts features dozens of paintings by John Singleton Copley (1738-1815), the eponymous scion of many things Bostonian who is regarded as one of America’s first important painters. Copley, self-taught and ambitious, was by his mid twenties doing a brisk business as a society portraitist, […]