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Album of Sketches

American
1828–45
Thomas R. Hoyt (American, born in 1811)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14.0 x 20.3 cm (5 1/2 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.371

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- various. Studies of birds, flowers, landscapes, some tipped in, some laid down; many signed, some dated 1828, 1838, 1840. 13 leaves with sketches including back cover. Bound in tan paper

Inscription

Inscribed on flyleaf in ink: Paintings by Thomas R. Hoyt, Jr. Goffstown N.H. On back cover in ink: Thomas R. Hoyt, Jr.-his book Goffstown N.H.

Provenance

1978, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1978)

Credit Line

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