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To Hannah (d. 1827): Three Pages of an Album

1827
Artist Unknown American, 19th century


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 11.7 cm (7 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.712a-c

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Verses of Farewell- decoration on top with instrument, music and flowers.

Inscription

a) LR in black ink: Mrs. Wm F. Davis/ deceased Oct. 24th 1847
b) LL in graphite: Deceased/ Aug. 1869
c) Lside in ink: Deceased May 6th 1857

Provenance

1976, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 13, 1976)

Credit Line

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