Cooke's tomb

1822
John Rubens Smith (English, 1775–1849)


Place Depicted: New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Fielding 1462 11 (of 3), Second state; Stauffer 2919

Dimensions

Image: 49.2 x 32.7 cm (19 3/8 x 12 7/8 in.) Sheet: 52.7 x 36.5 cm (20 3/4 x 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3986

Medium or Technique

Aquatint, printed in blue-black and hand colored on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two gentlemen to right of monument center. Church behind. Second state, dated 1822

Inscription

Printed below: Painted and Engraved by I.R. Smith. New York. / A View of Cooke's Tomb / In Saint Paul's Church Yard N. York / London Published July 1, 1822; by Wm. Peartree, 19 Yardley Street. Spa Fields.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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