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For George H. Peckham

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On tomb stone in brown ink: George H. Peckham/ Who died Sept. 18th 1845/ Aged 64 years/ "As we loved him in life/ we deplore him in death."; on smaller stone: Abbie l. Dodge/ Died/ Apl.2nd 1853/ AE 2 mos; Another stone to right: Abbie T. Dodge/ Died Feb. 9th/ 1853/ Aged 31 yrs


Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA September 21, 1960

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


Image: 34.9 x 29.1 cm (13 3/4 x 11 7/16 in.) Sheet: 39.1 x 33.0 cm (15 3/8 x 13 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Watercolor and stencil, pen and brown ink on paper


Prints and Drawings