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Planting the First Liberty Pole

Inscription

LR in graphite: title and T. H. Matteson. Del.

Marks

Watermark: J. Whatman, Turkey [Mill], 1848

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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

Between 1848 and 1873

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 517

Accession Number

56.372

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

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