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Picture sketches and list of things to do

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, center: Mr. Williams/ Call on Edward King/ Call on Formstechers/ Tube of gambage (gomme gute)/Tube of chinese white/ Watercolors/ pay for work on water colors/ Je-- at som-- Jard---

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: March 15, 2010)

Credit Line

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

1860–1903

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 x 11 cm (6 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.85

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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