Album of Western Sketches: Quebec, in Winter, from Point Levi

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


Place Depicted: Quebec, Canada

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 34.9 cm (9 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.) Drawing vignetted.

Accession Number

56.400.29

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

Many figures and horses in foreground, town in background.

Inscription

LR in pen and black ink: title
LF in pen and black ink: G. 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