Album of Western Sketches: Highways and Byeways of the Forest, a Scene on "the Road"

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.0 x 29.8 cm (8 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.11

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite pencil, on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Horse drawn carriage in clearing in the woods

Inscription

In ink and red pen: Highways and Byeways of the Forest, Geo: Tattersall
In lower margin in pen and black ink: title

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