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Calligraphic Swan

Inscription

Note on back in graphite pencil: Given to George Hobbs Sanborn Rochester, N.H. by the Calligrapher AS [Ashton Sanborn?]

Marks

Blind stamp upper left: U. S. College of Business and Finance, New Haven, CT.

Provenance

Mrs. Ashton Sanborn, Cambridge, MA; gift to MFA, April 1974.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn in memory of Ashton Sanborn

1800–99

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.1 x 21.6 cm (4 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1974.198

Medium or Technique

Quill pen and brown ink on paper

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