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Portrait of Col Jacob W. Watson of Princeton, Mass.

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Inscription

Trial color strokes on left and right edges. On back of frame: Picture of Col. jacob W. Watson Princeton, Mass. / aged 87 yrs. / died in Barre, / Mass.

Marks

Watermark: J Whatman, Turkey Mil, 1828. Oval blind stamp: London board

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 8, 1951

Credit Line

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

1833

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1089 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Framed: 10 x 8.1 cm (3 15/16 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2508

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors