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Cottages and Farm Buildings with a Man Sketching

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In pen and brown ink, l.l.: Rt inv.; l.r.: Cumano sc.


Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: August 14, 2012) NOTES: [1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund

The Draughtsman

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 219; Hind 213


Image: 12.6 x 20.9 cm (4 15/16 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 13.8 x 21.7 cm (5 7/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching (reverse copy)


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