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Mountain and Lake

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Thomas Doughty painted Mountain and Lake in 1834 during a particularly prolific period in his career. An idealized landscape scene, quiet and still, the composition is typical of Doughty’s mature work, when he began to produce paintings rapidly, keeping in mind the tastes of his most...

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Inscription

Lower right: T DOUGHTY. 1834

Provenance

1834, the artist. About 1937, Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I.; 1964, bequest of Maxim Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

1834

Dimensions

40 x 58.42 cm (15 3/4 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

64.408

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

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