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Inscription

lower right: J. Shaw. 1843

Provenance

(Robert Carlen, Philadelphia); sold 1969 to (Kennedy Galleries, New York); purchased May 1970 by John Wilmerding; sold February 1977 to (Kennedy Galleries, New York); sold 3 June 1981 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2016 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1982
Acquisitions Since 1975, Corcoran Galler of Art, Washington, 5 November 1982 - 16 January 1983, unpublished checklist.
2008
The American Evolution: A History Through Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1 March - 27 July 2008, unpublished checklist.
Bibliography
1981
"Museum accessions." Magazine Antiques CXX, 5 (November 1981): 1093, repro.
2011
Cash, Sarah, ed. Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Washington, 2011: 316, repro.