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Album of Western Sketches: Sketches at Saratoga

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Pen and black ink: under top left sketch: "The Railway"; under top center sketch: "water drinkers"; under top right sketch: ""Beshrew my heart, but I pity the man."! -Shakespeare"; Under bottom left sketch: "The Ballroom"; Around bottom right sketch: "The Sake, and its heroes"; "Sketches at Saratoga, August 1836 G T" In lower margin in pen and black ink: Saratoga


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


Place Depicted

Saratoga, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)


Sheet: 16.0 x 20.6 cm (6 5/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink on paper


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