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Cooper's Point, Delaware River

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Inscription

Inscribed on recto lower left in pen and ink: drawin in / 1843. Pettys Isld.; lower center: Delaware River, Coopers Point, Pettys Isld. Philada. Wharf; On verso lower right in graphite: Petty's Island - Coopers Point NJ / Delaware River at Upper Philad. / 1843

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA, Dec. 14, 1950

Credit Line

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

The Delaware River

1843

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 484

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 23.3 cm (7 9/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3857

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors