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Letter to Martin Johnson Heade, November 22, 1867

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Inscription

Cambridge Nov 22d / 1867 / My dear Heade / I have been so much engaged since I recd your last effort...Yours truly / F. O. C. Darley

Provenance

By 1948, William Macbeth, New York; 1948, sold by Macbeth to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 13, 2007)

Credit Line

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

November 22, 1867

Catalogue Raisonné

See MFA Karolik drawings cat. (1962) pp. 132-133

Dimensions

Sheet: 22 x 25.6 cm (8 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.102

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink on paper

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