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On the Susquehanna

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Inscription

Lower right: J. Shaw. 1839.

Provenance

1846, awarded by the American Art Union to G.C. Slocum, Cohoes, NY. C. Copland. 1858, Caleb Jones, Philadelphia, Pa. 1944, with John Levy Galleries, NY; 1944, sold by John Levy Galleries to Maxim Karolik; 1948, bequest of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik to the MFA. (June 3, 1948)

Credit Line

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

1839

Dimensions

98.42 x 140.97 cm (38 3/4 x 55 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

48.476

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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