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Malden, Mass: View from the outskirts

Edwin Whitefield (American (born in England), 1816–1892)


Place Depicted: Malden, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 722

Dimensions

Image: 63.2 x 96.2 cm (24 7/8 x 37 7/8 in.) Sheet: 67.9 x 101.3 cm (26 3/4 x 39 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2482

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Extensive view taken from rocky height on outskirts. Study for lithograph.

Inscription

In foreground left on rock in graphite pencil: Malden, Mass. / sketched from nature/ by/ E. Whitefield; center: Entered according to / Act of Congree in the year 1875/ by e. Whitefield, in the office/ of the Librarian of Congress/ at Washington.

Markings

Whatmark: J. Whatman, 1873

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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