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Portrait of Philo Morgan

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Inscription

LC in wash: Ellsworth, PAINTER; on back of frame: Philo 23

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given 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

1847

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1115, fig 233 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Framed: 8.9 x 7.5 cm (3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.873

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors