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Castel Fusano, Ostia
Date: 1881
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Medium: Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on blue paper laid on board
Description: Architecture
Credit Line: Purchase, Thomas Jefferson Bryan Fund
Object Number: 1992.10
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Inscribed: Inscribed at upper left in black crayon: "#26"; at lower left, graphite: "No 26 Boston"; verso of board inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "Property of Helen Haseltine Plowden -- / Dawnedge -- Aspley Guise -- Bletchley / Castel Fusano, Ostia -- / -- (compare with 132 of signed / series;) a very different building. -- / Size 15 in x 22 in."

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This work relates to the oil painting, Castle of Ostia Seen From the Pine Forest of Castel Fusano (1992.11).

Provenance:

Helen Haseltine Plowden, Dawnedge, Aspley Guise, Bletchley, England, to; Sotheby's Arcade Auctions, American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture, Sale #1410, Friday, September 25, 1992, Lot #128, Castel Fusano Ostia to; The New-York Historical Society, Purchase, Bryan Fund.