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Aunt Wal's Old House

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Inscription

Tablet on right chimney inscribed in wash: T.M./ July 4/ 1826. On back of frame: Aunt Wals old house Mitchell Creek near Troga Pa. by Mrs. L. Gleason

Marks

Watermark: J. Whatman, Turkey Mill, 1853

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA April 14, 1960

Credit Line

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1161, fig. 263 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.9 x 48.3 cm (12 15/16 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

60.470

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors