Landing in Virginia

1851
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.1 x 25.9 cm (6 3/4 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1673

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

White men landing on the coast where several Native Americans warily look on.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in pen and ink: S. Eastman 1851
Annotated on verso in pen and ink: N.3

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