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Family Record of John Flynn and Sarah Meigham. Sept. 3rd 1856

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Inscription

From top to bottom: Family Record/ Names. Births. Married. Deaths./ John Flynn. Parish Tockmoconnel. May 20th 1813 CoRoscommon Ireland. Jan. 19th 1842 By. Rev. JP Callaghan Moretown Vt./ Sarah Meighan. Parish Of Screen May 24th 1819. County SligoIreland./ Present Date. Sept 3rd 1856.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; by whom given to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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

1856

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1214, fig. 303 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 22.1 x 32.1 cm (8 11/16 x 12 5/8 in.) Sheet: 25.4 x 35.2 cm (10 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1611

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and pen in blue and brown ink over graphite on paper

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