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Marks

Watermark: J. Whatman, Turkey Mill. 1836

Provenance

Purchased from The Old Print Shop, New York, for the MFA's M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875; November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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

about 1836

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1243, cl pl. XX (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Overall: 30.8 x 31.8cm (12 1/8 x 12 1/2in.) Framed: 52.7 x 57.8 cm (20 3/4 x 22 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1562

Medium or Technique

Stencil and watercolor over graphite on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors