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Railroad Jubilee on Boston Common

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Inscription

Lower right: W Sharp pinxt/Boston 1851.

Provenance

The artist; Henry A. Morse, Boston; to his daughter, Mrs. Henry Ware Putnam, Newport, R.I.; Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1945; to MFA, 1948, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik.

Credit Line

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

1851

Dimensions

99.69 x 147.64 cm (39 1/4 x 58 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.475

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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