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Distant View of Washington from Georgetown

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Inscription

Inscribed on verso in pen and ink: Distant View of Washington from Georgetown / June, 1815

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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

View of Washington From Georgetown

1815

  • George Heriot, British (born in Scotland, active in Canada and U.S.), 1766–1844
Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 789

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.4 x 32.1 cm (7 5/8 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.104

Medium or Technique

Gray wash on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors