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U.S. Sloop Vincennes

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in pen and ink: monogram EMK

Provenance

Given by the artist to Captain William Brenton Boggs, the Ringgold-Rodgers Expedition's purser; bought from Bogg's granddaughter by Maxim Karolik. Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1959

Credit Line

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

1853–56

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 448

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.7 x 29.9 cm (7 3/4 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.905

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors