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Man in medieval(?) costume

Inscription

Recto: graphite on board, lower center: 3 3/4"; graphite on board, lower right: Coiffure/ Chap. VI Verso: graphite on board, upper left: 35006-9

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: November 4, 2009)

Credit Line

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

1860–1903

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.2 x 11.6 cm (6 3/4 x 4 9/16 in.) Mount: 22.8 x 17.7 cm (9 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4742

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

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