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A Reporter at the Top of His Profession

Inscription

Inscribed below in pen and ink: A reporter at the top of his pro / fession, on the Herald morn (?); along the left side in graphite: A reporter at the top of his / profession - or the pursuit of knowledge / under difficulties

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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

1820–65

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.1 x 9 cm (6 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.330

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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