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Young Woman in Hat Reading

Inscription

Inscribed at bottom in graphite: Lourds (?) Sep 13, 1859.

Marks

Annotated on verso in graphite: All by Homer D. Martin / & from Est. of Jas. Stillman Sr.

Provenance

Collections: Stillman; Richard L. Mills. Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 28, 1967

Credit Line

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

September 13, 1859

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 12.2 cm (7 9/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.697

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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