Certificate of Merit

Rebecca Walker (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1273 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.1 x 11.4 cm (4 3/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

60.884

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Floral border around writing.

Inscription

Within oral border: Presented to Miss/ Mary Lewis/ for excelling her Class/ Mates in spelling by/ Rebecca Walker

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1960)

Credit Line

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