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Inscription

In large letters at bottom in pen and ink: H. Seiler

Marks

Watermark: two birds with common tail (?)

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given 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

before 1794

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1356, fig. 369 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.4 x 40.0 cm (12 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.411

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors