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Water hen

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Inscription

Lower right in graphite and pen and red ink: Water Hen Indian Territory / Shot & Painted. April 28 1869 V. Coyler

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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

1869

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 189

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.6 x 33.7 cm (9 5/16 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2444

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors