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The Brig of Charles of Boston

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Inscription

In gold on black band ; center: Charles of Boston 1803

Signed

Lower right: M. Cornè [sic] pinx

Provenance

Commodore Edward Preble; William Oxnard; Clarice Oxnard Davis (great great-neice of Commodore Edward Preble); bequest to MFA, October 8, 1942.

Credit Line

Bequest of Clarice Oxnard Davis

1803

Dimensions

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.)

Accession Number

42.468

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper mounted on panel

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Classifications

Watercolors