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Lewis Wetzel's singular Escape

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Inscription

LC on rock in ink: J. Hans./ 1859; Lower margin: title

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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

1859

Dimensions

Image: 26.7 x 37.8 cm (10 1/2 x 14 7/8 in.) Sheet: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

56.450

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and watercolor on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors