Album of Western Sketches: a) Timber raft on the St Lawrence b) Fort Ticonderoga

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

a) sheet: 7.6 x 13.2 cm (3 x 5 3/16 in.) b) sheet: 4 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.

Accession Number

56.400.19

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Two small sketches. a) raft with various sails b) several ruined buildings with tree in center

Inscription

a) LL in graphite pencil: title and G (s?) T, Aug 30, 1836
b) LL in graphite pencil: title, 10 Sept. 1836; monogram G.T.

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