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American Packet Ship " Louis Philippe" Havre, 1837

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Inscription

LR in ink: Frederic Roux, au Havre 1837; lower margin: Louis Philippe, Captn J. Casttoff. The 13 Sept 1837. Artist's label on back of frame in ink: Frederic Roux,/ Hydrographe & Peintre de Marine, / Petit quai Notre-Dame No 13. / au Havre / en Octobre 1837

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 11, 1956

Credit Line

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

1837

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 829, fig. 174 (visiting foreign artists)

Dimensions

Image: 49.2 x 67.5 cm (19 3/8 x 26 9/16 in.) Sheet: 64.8 x 81.0 cm (25 1/2 x 31 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.736

Medium or Technique

Pen and Watercolor on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors