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Sacred Affection

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 4 × 7 cm (1 9/16 × 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

60.1123.2

Medium or Technique

pen and ink on coated card stock

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Probably a calling card known as an “enamelled card”

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

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