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Wooded Cliff, Catskills Mountains

Inscription

Inscribed on recto lower center in pen and ink: Catskill Mountains NY.; lower right: Catskill Mountains 1847; On verso lower right in graphite: wood Catskill Mountains N.Y.

Marks

Annotated on verso in graphite upper right corner: 39; center left: 30

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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

1847

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 482

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.5 x 19.2 cm (4 15/16 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.296

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink, brush and brown wash on paper

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