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Printed in margin center:title/ No 20 of the Hudson River Port Folio/ Published by Henry I. Megarey New York.; LL margin: Painted by W. G. Wall; LR margin: Engraved by J. Hill


Accessioned February 14, 1962. M. & M. Karolik Collection. Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1964

Credit Line

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

Dated depicted 1820, issued about 1825

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 702


Image: 35.4 x 53.2 cm (13 15/16 x 20 15/16 in.) Sheet: 50.0 x 69.9 cm (19 11/16 x 27 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Aquatint, hand colored on pape; first state


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