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A Battle Scene from Knickerbocker's History of New York

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Inscription

Lower center, on fallen branch: J. Quidor, N.Y. 1838.; Reverse, before relining: The Original Painting/by/John Quidor, N York 1838.

Provenance

The artist; William H. Kingsley, Philadelphia; with John Levy, New York, 1944; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1948; to MFA, 1948, gift of Martha C. Karolik.

Credit Line

Bequest of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815-1865

1838

Dimensions

68.58 x 87.95 cm (27 x 34 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.468

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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