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Boston and Bunker Hill

about 1839
William Henry Bartlett (English, 1809–1854)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1062) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.5 x 33.8 cm (8 7/8 x 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3847

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Figures and cows in foreground; bridge over water to town; monument on right on hill; with hand-colored lithograph of same subject

Inscription

Verso in graphite: "Boston and Bunker Hill from the East." and crude sketh titled: "Bunker Hill Monument"

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA, December 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875