Canyon near Magdalena, Mexico

1848–57
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.9 x 27.5 cm (7 13/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1690

Medium or Technique

Graphite on laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Canyon with figures on horseback riding along the river.

Inscription

Inscribed above: Painted To be painted; below center: Party with pack mules / gravel; lower margin center: Canon (sic.) (illegible) to Magdalena

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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