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Portrait of Charles Bartlett Roberts

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Inscription

Lower margin in decorative black script (ink): Charles Bartlett, Roberts. Born May 21st 1822. / Painted at the Age of 13 years.

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

1835

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1109 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 19.1 x 15.9 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.) Sheet: 20.5 x 16.7 cm (8 1/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.868

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors