Album of Western Sketches: "Outlying Negroes"- a Scene in the Table-land of the Havana

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.5 x 35.7 cm (9 1/4 x 14 1/16 in.) Drawing vignetted

Accession Number

56.400.42

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

Figures on rocks in foreground surrounded by bushes and trees.

Inscription

LR margin in pen and black ink: title
LR in pen and red ink: Geo:Tattersall 1840

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