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A Philadelphia Physician

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Inscription

Signed lower right, in black ink: Painted by J. R. Smith/1838 Phila

Provenance

Dr. Lewis (c.1844); acquired April 1960 Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 14, 1960

Credit Line

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

1838

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 668, fig. 140

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.2 x 33.2 cm (17 x 13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.437

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, dark cream wove paper

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Classifications

Watercolors