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The Brilliant Polka

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Inscription

Inscribed below dancing couples right in graphite: Emile Masson Delt / 1862

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

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

1862

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 513, fig. 111

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.7 x 22.7 cm (11 1/4 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.908

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on brown paper

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Classifications

Watercolors