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Male figure drawn from a Claude Lorrain painting

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, upper right: Claude Lorrain/ artist/ 1650

Marks

Watermark: Crown Linen

Provenance

By 1949, C. Richard Whittmore, House of Whittemore, Westboro, MA; 1950, sold by Whittmore to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893–d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession date: March 15, 2010)

Credit Line

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

1860–1903

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.2 x 19.5 cm (9 15/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.176

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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