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Monument to M.K.

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Inscription

On monument in ink: M.K./ GOD/ Be the strength/ of your heart/ and/ your portion/ forever/ Ps. 73.26. Onhummock: 50; in margin below: S.R. pxt. Feb. 22. 1827.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA September 21, 1960

Credit Line

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

Feb. 22, 1827

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1216, fig. 304 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 37.94 x 32.4 cm (14 15/16 x 12 3/4 in.) oval Sheet: 49.1 x 35.1 cm (19 5/16 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.1093

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor (oval)

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors