Album of Western Sketches: "Hail Columbia! happy land!-- If I ain't ruined, I'll be damned!"
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))
Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)
Sheet: 17.8 x 17.1 cm (7 x 6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Brown and white wash over graphite pencil, on gray paper, touched with watercolor
Not On View
Man in center falling into water surrounded by remains of his raft(?).
LR in pen and black ink: G.T., LC in pen and black ink: title
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875