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Cortelyou House, Brooklyn

Inscription

Lower right in red: J R V B 1857.Old mount inscribed: " Cortelyou House 1840- when occupied bby the widow Cain? -milk farm"

Marks

Watermark: Hudson

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA October 13, 1976

Credit Line

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

1857

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.8 x 30.6 cm (7 13/16 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.678

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors