Requires Photography

Old Foster House, Anne Street, Boston

John McGinty's Ann Street

American
1800–75
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Academic) 013

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.9 x 25.6 cm (7 1/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3897

Medium or Technique

Graphite and colored wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Academic anonymous landscape. Two-and-a-half story dwelling, with store occupying left half. Houses on either side.

Inscription

UR in graphite: Old House, Anne St and lettered above it: John Mc Ginty/ W. Goods and Groceries

Markings

Watermark: J. Whjatman, Turkey Mill

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950
Coll.: John Lawrence

Credit Line

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