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Study of a Tree Trunk

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Provenance

By 1950, Harry Shaw Newman, New York; 1950, sold by Newman to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

Credit Line

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

about 1839

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.5 x 23 cm (11 1/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1279

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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