Mountain Valley with U.S. Camp

1836–72
William Birch McMurtrie (American, 1816–1872)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 533

Dimensions

Sheet: 24 x 33.2 cm (9 7/16 x 13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.131

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Conical mountain with river at base. Buildings, guardhouse and flagpole with fence on near side of river.

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in pen and ink: No.5

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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