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Three Angel Heads

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Inscription

Below drawing in ink: "Angels now are hovering round us / Unprocevd thay mix the throng / Wondering at the love that crownd us / Glad to joyn the holy Song."

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

1800–25

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1277, fig. color plate XXII (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.5 x 32.9 cm (15 15/16 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3886

Medium or Technique

Watercolor, pen and black ink, graphite pencil on paper

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors