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Junction of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers

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LL in ink: From Nature, by E. Whitefield LC in ink: Junction of the Mississippi and Ohio, from Cairo, Ill.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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

1856–88

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.9 x 30.2 cm (8 5/8 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2485

Medium or Technique

Graphite and colored washes on paper

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