Album of Western Sketches: "Taking a scrape coolly,"

1839
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.2 x 16.4 cm (4 13/16 x 6 7/16 in.) Corners cut

Accession Number

56.400.37

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

Man playing fiddle in sinking horse and buggy.

Inscription

LC in pen and black ink: title
LR in pen and black ink: G.T. 1839

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