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The De Hart House and Bogart's Boathouse on Gowanus Bay

Inscription

Lower margin of mount: J. RvB / Old De Hart House occupied by Jacob Morris & Leah Bergen Morris / after Major Simon Bergen's Dutch house on the hill by poplar trees burnt down / Nicholas Bogart's boat House / & fishing netts & Boats- & my boat 1837

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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

1837

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 690

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.9 x 22.9 cm (7 1/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

61.326

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors