Calligraphy

1825
Joshua Tucker (American, 19th century)


Dimensions

51.8 x 40.5cm (20 3/8 x 15 15/16in.)

Accession Number

54.15

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

The / Nation's Guest. / IN COMMEMORATION / of the MAGNANIMOUS AND ILLUSTRIOUS / LAFAYETTE'S / VISIT / TO THE / United States of North America / in the Forty Ninth YEAR of Her Independence.

Provenance

Arthur A. Shurcliff, Boston, MA; gift to MFA, January 14, 1954.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur A. Shurcliff