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Inscription

lower right in graphite: Samuel Chamberlain; lower left in graphite by unknown hand: The Harbor Side - Friendship, Maine

Marks and Labels

embossed lower left: CHICAGO / SOCIETY / OF / ETCHERS [circled]; stamped lower center verso in black ink (three times): F.B.B.

Provenance

Frank B. Bristow, Falls Church, VA; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1968; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Bibliography
1984
Chamberlain, Narcissa, and Jane Kingsland. The Prints of Samuel Chamberlain, N.A.: Drypoints, Etchings, Lithographs. Boston: Boston Public Library, 1984, p. 342, no. 276.
1990
Czestochowski, Joseph S. James Swann: In Quest of a Printmaker, with Presentation Prints of the Chicago Society of Etchers, Prairie Print Makers, and the Woodcut Society. Iowa: Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, 1990, appendix A, p. 116, no. 37.