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Trees and Edge of Villa, Rome

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Inscription

Inscribed below right: J. F. Cropsey / Rome May 4th, 1848

Provenance

By 1949, Mrs. Constance Mead, Flossmoor, Illinois; 1951, sold by Mrs. Mead to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1952, gift of Maxim Karolik to the MFA. (Accession date: November 13, 1952)

Credit Line

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

May 4, 1848

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 41.8 x 29.5 cm (16 7/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1591

Medium or Technique

Graphite on ivory paper, touched with white

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