In gold on black band ; center: Charles of Boston 1803
Lower right: M. Cornè [sic] pinx
Commodore Edward Preble; William Oxnard; Clarice Oxnard Davis (great great-neice of Commodore Edward Preble); bequest to MFA, October 8, 1942.
Bequest of Clarice Oxnard Davis
- Artist Michele Felice Cornè, American (born in Italy), 1752–1845
Panel: 34.3 x 50.2cm (13 1/2 x 19 3/4in.) Framed: 37.8 x 53.7 cm (14 7/8 x 21 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Opaque watercolor on paper mounted on panel