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Old Colony House, Newport, R.I.

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Place Depicted: Newport, Rhode Island, United States

Dimensions

Image: 20.0 x 26.2 cm (7 13/15 x 10 5/16 in.) Sheet (torn): 25.4 x 31.3 cm (10 x 12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.452

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- landscapes. House with weathervane; small figures and horses in foreground.

Inscription

LC in graphite pencil:The Capital of Rhode Island, At Newport

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1960)

Credit Line

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