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A Winter Night at Belle Isle Prison

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Inscription

Inscribed lower left: Theo.R. Davis

Provenance

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

1860–94

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0944

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 25.3 cm (6 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.937

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink, red-brown and white washes on paper

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