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On the Platte River

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Inscription

Lower left: W. Whittredge.; Reverse: On the Platte

Provenance

Before 1944, with Coleman's Auction Room, New York; 1944, with Victor Spark, New York; 1944, sold by Victor Spark to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I.; 1948, bequest of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 3, 1948)

Credit Line

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

about 1866

Dimensions

15.56 x 51.12 cm (6 1/8 x 20 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.489

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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