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Portrait of James Thompson

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Inscription

On verso in graphite: Jas Thompson / East Concord/ N.H. / one of the first stage drivers from/ Haverhill to Concord/ taken in front of / Eagle Coffee House/ Concord N H

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

1832–37

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. 1112, fig. 232 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.1 x 15.9 cm (9 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

60.872

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors