A Ship Beached

1848
George R. Bonfield (American, 1802–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 78

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.1 x 18.7 cm (5 3/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.859

Medium or Technique

Graphite on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Ship, port side, beached. Verso: beginning sketch of a ship’s bow.

Inscription

Inscribed below: from Nature... drawn from the Object by G. R. Bonfield 1848

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875