Governor's Island, New York Bay

1854–98
John Perry Newell (American, about 1832–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.6 x 29.4 cm (6 15/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2540

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Boats on the water, Governor’s Island beyond.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: J. P. Newton.

Provenance

Robert S. Tompkins by 1948; sold to Maxim Karolik, Newport, 1948; Gift to MFA November 8, 1951

Credit Line

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