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Embarkation of the Pilgrims

1820–89
Robert Walter Weir (American, 1803–1889)


Dimensions

Sheet: 22.4 x 31.9 cm (8 13/16 x 12 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.684

Medium or Technique

Graphite with gray and yellow-brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Preliminary sketch for painting in the Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA October 13, 1976

Credit Line

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