Album of Western Sketches: The Tomb of Washington, Mt Vernon (since destroyed)

1836–49
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))


Place Depicted: Mt. Vernon, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 5.7 x 7.6 cm (2 1/4 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.43

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on cream paper touched with white

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Square structure surrounded by trees.

Inscription

LC margin in pen and black ink: title
LR in graphite pencil: title

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