Album of Western Sketches: The Falls of Montmorency, Near Quebec

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


Place Depicted: The falls of Montmorency, Canada

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.6 x 17.8 cm (10 7/8 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.2

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Falls with bushes in foreground, two buildings in background.
Album of 55 pages of drawings, bound by Riviere and Son, London. Full green morocco, gilt

Inscription

On album page in ink: title; G. T. 1836

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