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For Daniel and Joseph Ellis

Inscription

Under oval in pen: Executed in Franklin, March 25, 1818 by Rachel F. Ellis, under the tuition of Miss Molloy.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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

1818

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1219, fig. 306 (Folk artists)

Accession Number

55.718

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on lutestring silk

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors