Album of Western Sketches: a) An Ottawa Chief, N[orth] A[merica] b) An Ottawa Squaw, N[orth] A[merica]

1836
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheets: 13.7 x 5.6 cm (5 3/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.10

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil, on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Two figure drawings of Ottawa Chief and Squaw.

Inscription

Directly below top picture in pen and black ink: G.T.; An Ottawa Chief. N. A.; below bottom picture: G.T.; An Ottawa Squaw N.A.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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