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Residence of Washington Irving on the Hudson, 1836–1841

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Inscription

Inscribed below in ink: "VAN TASSEL house the residence of WASHINGTON IRVING Esq"

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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

Van Tassel house

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1133, fig. 245 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 39.7 x 47.9 cm (15 5/8 x 18 7/8 in.) Sheet: 42.4 x 48.6 cm (16 11/16 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3843

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors