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Album of Western Sketches: Lorette, an Indian Village, Lower Canada

Inscription

LR in pen and black ink: Lorette, L.C., G.T. 1836 In margin in pen and black ink: G.T., 5 Sept, 1836; title

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875

1836

Place Depicted

Lorette, Canada

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.4 x 21.0 cm (7 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.23

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite pencil, on gray paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings, Albums