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Album

1857–1908
Alfred Thompson Bricher (American, 1837–1908)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Binding: 22.9 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

1978.356

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Scrapbook album of gray paper containing 17 leaves of proofs and published wood engravings and one lithograph after his designs. Many blank leaves. Also contains 4 loose marine studies as follows. 1. on ruled paper, dated 1908. 2 1/4 X 5 1/2 in. 2. on ruled paper, dated 1908, titled Long Swallowtail Cove. 2 1/4 X 5 in. 3. on white paper, iwth color notes for painting; verso: study of rocks, water, mountain. 3 1/4 X 5 1/4 in. 4. on white invitation card. 4 3/4 X 3 1/2 in. Bound in blue cloth.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA September 13, 1978

Credit Line

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