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Patrick McGregor, "The Independent Beggar"

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Inscription

Lower left: The / Independent Beggar. / a Sketch. Lower center: Patrick McGregor.

Signed

Lower right: J Gear. / May 25th 1829

Provenance

By 1948, Charles D. Childs, Boston; 1948, sold by Charles D. Childs to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875

1829

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.5 x 22 cm (7 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1284

Medium or Technique

Graphite with watercolor on paper

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