Album of Western Sketches: Life in the Woods, a Scene near Lake Ontario

1837
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 24.1 cm (6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.) (Corners cut)

Accession Number

56.400.47

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Four people and two dogs in foreground; landscape in background.

Inscription

LR in pen and red ink: Geo: Tattersal, 1837
LR 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