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Utsiuru Harbor I

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Inscription

Inscribed in graphite lower left: Utsiuru Harbor / Coast of Japan May /55 / Kern

Marks

Annotated in graphite on verso: 104

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

Karolik (1962) cat. 462

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.4 x 37.9 cm (10 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.924

Medium or Technique

Graphite with white watercolor on yellow-gray paper

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