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"Come Where Gold Awaits You - Cheer Up -"

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Inscription

Inscribed upper center in graphite: "Come where gold awaits / you - cheer up-"; lower center in graphite: Rocky Mountains / Crossing the Alps - Jan. 8, 64 / W.S.M.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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

January 8, 1864

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 10 x 12.6 cm (3 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.374

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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