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Souvenir of the Dover Packet

Inscription

Recto: in ink, lower right: Souvenir of the Dover Packet. Feb. 16th/ '/74

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: March 15, 2010)

Credit Line

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

1874

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.5 x 13 cm (5 5/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.145

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

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