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Group on Board Ship

Inscription

Inscribed below center: on Board / Ship Steven Whitney Inscribed lower right: 1847 / J.F.Cropsey (beneath the date and signature, is still visible John Francis Cropsey's full name in graphite, although erased). Annotated lower left in pen and blue ink: #45

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 28, 1967

Credit Line

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

1847

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.5 x 37.6 cm (8 7/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.687

Medium or Technique

Graphite on buff board

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