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Catskill Mountain House

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Inscription

Printed below: title, A Celebrative Summer Hotel about 12 miles S.W. of the Village of Catskill Greene Co N. York. Stands on a rock near 3000 feat above teh level of the Hudson River. Drawn Engraved and Pubd by J.R. Smith Philada. June 21 1830.

Marks

Watermark: J. whatman, T(urkey Mill)

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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

1830

Place Depicted

Catskill mountains, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 667 Fielding 1455

Dimensions

Image: 41.0 x 33.2 cm (16 1/8 x 13 1/16 in.) Sheet: 48.3 x 36.8 cm (19 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.785

Medium or Technique

Aquatint with hand-coloring on paper

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