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(Recto): View of Sing Sing; (Verso): From Brattleboro the Connecticut River looking south

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite. Recto, upper center: (two illegible words) Verso, upper left: from Brattleboro the Connecticut River looking south

Provenance

By 1959, Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1959, gift of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 12, 1959)

Credit Line

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

1839–78

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.4 x 25.7 cm (5 11/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.103.10

Medium or Technique

Graphite and white heightening on gray paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings, Sketchbooks