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Nobody Believes the Last Telegraph

Inscription

Inscribed below in graphite: Nobody believes the / last telegraph

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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

1820–65

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.7 x 13.2 cm (2 5/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.331

Medium or Technique

Graphite on ruled paper

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