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Album of Western Sketches: The American Falls- Niagara, from Goat Island

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Inscription

Directly under border in blank ink: G.T., 25. Aug., 1836; Below drawing: title

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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

1836

Place Depicted

Niagara Falls, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.9 x 17.9 cm (9 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.6

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite pencil, on gray paper

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Classifications

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