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Confirmation Ceremony in Chapel near West Point

1843
Robert Walter Weir (American, 1803–1889)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 713

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.2 x 27.9 cm (7 15/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

52.1644

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Bishop laying hands on head of woman kneeling with others at altar rail of church.

Inscription

Signed and dated in pen, lower left: 1843.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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