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Fort Tompkins

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Inscription

Inscribed lower right: Oct. 15th 1849 Fort T Annotated upper right: 7

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift 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

October 15, 1849

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 258

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.4 x 21.6 cm (6 7/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.1684

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper, ruled in graphite

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