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Drawing, Thames Barges

This is a Drawing. It was created by Samuel Colman. It is dated 1872 and we acquired it in 1939. Its medium is brush and watercolor, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Samuel Colman. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Samuel Colman.

Its dimensions are

17.9 × 10 cm (7 1/16 × 3 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: Thames Barges. Verso: Inscribed in graphite, top: Littenbourne Eng[land].; center: Ostend June 18th 1872; bottom: Lucerne July 1872

Cite this object as

Drawing, Thames Barges; Samuel Colman (American, 1832 - 1920); USA; brush and watercolor, graphite on paper; 17.9 × 10 cm (7 1/16 × 3 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Samuel Colman; 1939-85-26

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