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Sketchbook of Galveston, Texas, 1876

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Inscription

On fly-leaf: in graphite: Galveston, Texas./ Dec. 5th 1876; Printed label of Pettes & Laethe, Importers of Artists' Materials, St. Louis.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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

1876

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Academic) 059

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.6 x 17 cm (3 3/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2520

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings, Sketchbooks