A View of Cooke's Tomb in St. Paul's Church Yard, New York

1821
John Rubens Smith (English, 1775–1849)


Place Depicted: New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Stauffer 2919, I; Fielding 1462 but without "Printed by Rollinson"

Dimensions

Image: 48.7 x 32.5 cm (19 3/16 x 12 13/16 in.) Sheet: 48.9 x 36.7 cm (19 1/4 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4067

Medium or Technique

Engraving and aquatint on paper with colored wash

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Wash in sky and some parts of the trees.
Discovered on the back of 50.3862

Inscription

Printed below: Painted Engraved and Published by I.R. Smith. N York. 1t Septemr. 1821/ A View of Cooke's Tomb / In Saint Paul's Church Yard N. York

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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