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Samuel P. Avery Transporting His Treasures Across the Sea

Artist:
Theodore Wust (American, Frankfurt 1853?–1915 Alsace)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Thomas Nast (American (born Germany), Landau 1840–1902 Guayaquil)
Sitter:
Portrait of Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. (American, New York 1822–1904 New York)
Date:
ca. 1875–80
Medium:
Graphite, ink and gouache on gray paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 1/8 x 10 1/2 in. (40.9 x 26.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Emma Avery Welcher and Amy Ogden Welcher and Alice Welcher Erickson, 1967
Accession Number:
67.844.2
Not on view
Donor: Emma Avery Welcher, Amy Ogden Welcher Donor: Alice Welcher Erickson
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