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Sailor Seated on Yardarm

1845–60
Albert Van Beest (American (born in Holland), 1820–1860)


Dimensions

Sheet (top corners rounded): 16.7 x 24.4 cm (6 9/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1973.49

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Lower right: A van Beest

Provenance

Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb, Boston; gift to MFA, January 1973.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb