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The / Nation's Guest. / IN COMMEMORATION / of the MAGNANIMOUS AND ILLUSTRIOUS / LAFAYETTE'S / VISIT / TO THE / United States of North America / in the Forty Ninth YEAR of Her Independence.

Provenance

Arthur A. Shurcliff, Boston, MA; gift to MFA, January 14, 1954.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur A. Shurcliff

1825

Dimensions

51.8 x 40.5cm (20 3/8 x 15 15/16in.)

Accession Number

54.15

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink

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