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Inscription

Lower left: Thos Birch/1831

Provenance

The artist; with private dealer, Philadelphia; with Charles D. Childs, Boston, 1938; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R. I.; to MFA, 1947, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik.

Credit Line

Gift of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865

1831

Dimensions

43.81 x 70.17 cm (17 1/4 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1183

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Americas

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