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Falls of Lake George

1824
Jacques Gerard Milbert ((French, 1766–1840))


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.6 x 18.6 cm (5 3/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.810

Medium or Technique

Brush and brown wash over graphite on paper, laid down

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Inscribed below left in pen and ink: J Milbert. / Chutes du lac George dans le lac / Champlain a Ficonderoga.; below right: The Falls of Lake George into Lake Champlain at Ficonderoga.
Inscribed on matt in pen and ink: 1824

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1960

Credit Line

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