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LR margin in graphite: W F Phipps; in ink: title; On Verso at bottem in ink: Hold at a distance for it is done roughly / One of my first attempts.-; at left; Douglass M't.; center: Union Pass over / this low "divide"; upper right: Colfax; lower right: Foot of Columbia or Griffith M't.

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 613

Dimensions

Image: 26.0 x 40.6 cm (10 1/4 x 16 in.) Sheet: 31.9 x 44.0 cm (12 9/16 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2454

Medium or Technique

Gray wash on paper

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