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New Orleans from the Battleground

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Inscription

In ink on verso: New Orleans from Battle Ground, about 7 miles distant-/ 3 Nov: 1846/ The tree on the right hand shows the long gray moss "Tillandsia usneoides" streaming/ from the branches-

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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

1846

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 766

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.0 x 31.3 cm (7 7/8 x 12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.163

Medium or Technique

Brown wash on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors