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The Winter Piece

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Inscription

Inscribed on the open page of book, center left, "Winter Piece" Inscribed at bottom, "The Winter Piece" and "M B" in ink. In graphite, "rown" is annotated after the "M B". The beginning of another letter in ink is visible after the graphite "rown" however, it is cut off at the corner making it unidentifiable.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 21, 1960

Credit Line

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

1781–1831

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 98

Dimensions

Sheet: 23 x 17.5 cm (9 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.983

Medium or Technique

Graphite and pen and brown ink

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