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Untitled (Dedication Piece to Dutchess of Hamilton with Bird and Flowers)

Inscription

On reverse of frame: "Dutchess of Hamilton/This Piece in Basso Relievo, is Dedicated by Her Grace's Most Humble and Most Obedient Servant, Samuel Dixon: and descriptive text.

Provenance

Estate of Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz; bequest to MFA, November 20, 1988.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

1748–69

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.6 x 38.7 cm (11 1/4 x 15 1/4 in.) Framed: 34.6 x 44.5 cm (13 5/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.515

Medium or Technique

Basso relievo in opaque watercolor on embossed pressed board; in frame of the period

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors