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Seated woman in Grecian costume, and profile of girl in oval

Inscription

Stationery heading printed in black ink, recto, lower center: The Century Association,/ 7 West Forty-Third Street

Marks

Watermark: Dempsey Carroll/ New York

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: November 4, 2009)

Credit Line

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

1866–1903

Dimensions

Sheet: 23 x 14.5 cm (9 1/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4722

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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