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Sketch, Rocky Mountains, Colorado

Inscription

At top right in ink: very delicate distance, perfectly graduated, - light red hills dotted with brilliant lights / Rocky Mts. Colorado / Blakelock; on slope: end of light; bottom right: 225; on verso: "Sketch Rocky Mts Colo." / 6 X 9 1/2 / R.A. Blakelock, N.A. / No. 1375.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 75

Accession Number

57.236

Medium or Technique

Ink on board; (R. D. says this is a photographic gum print (May, 1978))

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