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The Missouri River and Council Bluffs

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: View of the Missouri River & / Council Bluffs from an elevation / Drawn by Frederick Piercy / 1853

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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

1853

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 820

Accession Number

50.3976

Medium or Technique

Brush and wash on paper

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