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Independence Rock, Wyoming

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Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: Independence Rock / Drawn by Frederick Piercy / 1853

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

1853

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 823

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.7 x 16.6 cm (4 1/4 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3974

Medium or Technique

Brush and brown wash over graphite on paper

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