Cape St. John, Staten Island, Tierra Del Fuego

1849
William Birch McMurtrie (American, 1816–1872)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 33.4 cm (9 9/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.157

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor washes on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Three horizontal sections of landscape.

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in pen: Cape St John Staten Island / S.E. by Comp. 9. miles / April 1849. / McM

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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