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Journal {life and travels in Maine]

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Inscribed on title page in watercolor: Journal. / John B. Hudson, Jr.


Bangor Public Library ; Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 12,, 1962

Credit Line

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

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Medium or Technique

Pen and ink, brush and wash on paper; 531 pages of manuscript illustrated by more than 300 drawings, among them is a small sketch of Lapham farm (opposite page 34) for the painting in the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865


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Books and manuscripts, Books