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Inscription

In pencil lower left: The hand needs improvement (Merrit's writing); lower right; 1st trial impression / sent me. K. (Koehler's hand). On verso in pencil: S. R. Koehler (his hand)

Signed

Etched in lower margin: Anna Lea Merrit pinxit et aqua forti 1880

Provenance

Gift of the artist to Sylvester Rosa Koehler; his gift to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler

1880

Dimensions

Platemark: 22.8 x 17.3 cm (9 x 6 13/16 in.) Sheet: 30.3 x 24.5 cm (11 15/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

K1617

Medium or Technique

Etching, trial proof

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