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Indian Encampment at Night

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Inscription

In pencil below: The Camp at Night - How Nedawi took care of Habazhu. On recto and verso notes relating to use of sheet as basis of illustration for periodical; stemp of Scribner & Co.

Signed

Lower left: V. Nehlig

Provenance

By 1949, Victor Spark, New York; 1949, sold by Spark to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875

Dimensions

Image: 12.8 x 18.5 cm (5 1/16 x 7 5/16 in.); Sheet: 18.5 x 23.5 cm (7 5/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1299

Medium or Technique

Brush and black ink with white wash on paper

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