North River, New York

1815–17
George Heriot (British (born in Scotland, active in Canada and U.S.), 1766–1844)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 791

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.9 x 18.8 cm (5 1/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

62.108

Medium or Technique

Brush and neutral washes on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: Cove framed by foliage, sailboat center; rocky point left, wooded hills on distant shore. Verso: wash drawing of river with high banks

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: North River, New York

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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