Forts Tompkins and Wadsworth, formerly called Fort Richmond June 5, 1871
June 5, 1871
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 17.6 x 26.4 cm (6 15/16 x 10 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on paper
Not On View
View of the forts from across the water.
Inscribed below: Forts Tompkins & Wadsorth formerly called Fort Richmond June 5 1871
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875