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Our President, Old Hickory (President Andrew Jackson)

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Inscription

Cut out and pasted to cardboard with ground added and scroll with lettering: OUR / PRESIDENT / OLD HICKORY Lower right in pen: Cut with scissors/ and painted by / J. H. Whitcomb / in 1830

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1960

Credit Line

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

1830

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. 1276, fig. 331 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 30.3 cm (9 9/16 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.886

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors