Front Elevation of Charles H. Collins House, Meriden, Connecticut

About 1868 (house built in 1868, demolished in 1955)
Henry Austin (American, 1804–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 64, fig. 31

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.8 x 52.1 cm (16 1/16 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

61.259

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen and ink, and brush with blue and brown wash on paper. Touches of red ink over windows denoting measurements.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

In pen and ink, l.l.: Scale 4 feet to 1 inch; b.c.: Front Elevation; l.r.: H. Austin / Archt

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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