Album of Western Sketches: Marller's Creek, on the Hudson

1840
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 15.9 cm (6 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.5

Medium or Technique

Brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite pencil, on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Falls surrounded by trees with mountains in distance.
One of album of 55 pages of drawings, bound by Riviere and Son, London. Full green morocco, gilt

Inscription

In black ink on right, lower corner: G Tattersall 1840 Marller's Creek, on the Hudson

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