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Inscription Rock, North Side of Kelley's Island (Lake Erie, Ohio)

1850
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Place Depicted: Kelley's Island, Erie County (Lake Erie), OHIO, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.3 x 26.5 cm (7 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1674

Medium or Technique

Watercolor with graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Large rock with inscribed pictograms on a rocky beach.

Inscription

Inscribed in pen and ink lower right: S. Eastman 1850
Annotated on verso in pen and ink: N.8

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