Georgetown, D. C., Two men and a Boat

August 6, 1850
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.6 x 12.2 cm (7 11/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1701

Medium or Technique

Graphite on laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Two men and a boat along the rocks on the river. Large trees right, and town in background left across the river. Drawing is from sketchbook of 1850-1853.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: Georgetown, D.C. Augt. 6th 1850
Annotated lower right: 13

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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