Landing at Beverly

1858
George R. Bonfield (American, 1802–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.5 x 18.7 cm (5 5/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.869

Medium or Technique

Crayon and graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Two men in a row boat. At left, two more row boats pulledonto the shore under a tree. A sail boat is in the water to the right.

Inscription

Lower right in graphite: Landing at Beverly, in 1858 -
On verso: (a name, illegible) / 1628 (some street name, illegible) St. / 20/30 / Beverly as it was 50 years ago / 1896

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

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