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Small Temple near Simoda

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Inscription

Inscribed in graphite lower left: Small Temple near Simoda Japan May /55

Marks

Annotated in graphite on verso: 88

Provenance

Given by the artist to Captain William Brenton Boggs, the Ringgold-Rodgers Expedition's purser; bought from Bogg's granddaughter by Maxim Karolik.Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1959

Credit Line

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

May 1855

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.4 x 38.6 cm (10 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.920

Medium or Technique

Graphite and white watercolor on yellow-gray paper

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