A Deception

Samuel Lewis, American, c. 1757 - 1822

Date:
c. 1805-1808

Medium:
Pen and brush and black and brown inks, watercolor, blue-green matte opaque paint, gold metallic paint, and graphite, with scratching out, on wove paper

Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 3/16 × 10 13/16 inches (41.1 × 27.5 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

* Gallery 104, American Art, first floor (Sherrerd Gallery)

Accession Number:
2012-172-163

Credit Line:
Gift of the McNeil Americana Collection, 2012

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