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Eight Fowl: Ducks and Geese from Sketchbook of Colombia, Florida and Massachusetts

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By 1948, William Macbeth, New York; 1948, sold by Macbeth to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 13, 2007)

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Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875

Sketchbook (Colombia, Sidney, FL, MA): Eight Fowl, Ducks and Geese; verso: Caricature of woman

after 1865

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik 340-344 (06)


Sheet: 8.7 x 14.4 cm (3 7/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper


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