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Council Bluffs Ferry and Group of Cottonwood Trees, Iowa

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Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: Group of Cottonwood Trees / and Winterquarters Ferry / Council Bluffs Ferrry / and Cottonwoods / Drawn by Frederick Piercy / 1853

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

1853

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 819

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.1 x 17.8 cm (10 1/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

50.3870

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors