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Discovery of Fairy Lake

1856–59
Edwin Whitefield (American (born in England), 1816–1892)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14.0 x 21.4 cm (5 1/2 x 8 7/16 in.) corners cut

Accession Number

53.2502

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Three figures in group of trees.

Inscription

LL in red ink: Discovery of Fairy Lake.- "A Lake! A Lake! Hurrah!"

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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