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The Gold Miners

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Inscription

On back of frame: Lucy Prouty (?)

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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

California gold rush

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1189, fig. 285 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.5 x 52.4 cm (14 3/4 x 20 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3890

Medium or Technique

Black and gray pastel on sandpaper

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Classifications

Pastels