John Rubens Smith (English, 1775–1849)
Place Depicted: Weehawken, New Jersey, United States
Karolik cat. no 665
Sheet: 29.1 x 44.6 cm (11 7/16 x 17 9/16 in.) laid down
Medium or Technique
Graphite pencil on cream paper
Not On View
Obelisk tomb enclosed by iron fence on bank foreground center. Man with book leaning against boulder right. River left.
In graphite pencil bottom center: "Hamilton's Monument"
At right: "J. R. Smith 1817"
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875