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New York Harbor from Brooklyn Heights Window

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Inscription

Inscribed lower left in gray wash: From my room window / May 1869 / W.M. Harding / Fecit; inscribed lower right in gray wash: 55 Columbia St. / Brooklyn Heights

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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

May 1869

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 322

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.1 x 19.1 cm (9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

61.286

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink and watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, cream wove paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors