On the Upper Mississippi
Edwin Whitefield (American (born in England), 1816–1892)
Karolik cat. no 720
Sheet: 23.7 x 31.1 cm (9 5/16 x 12 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite and colored washes on paper
Not On View
Approaching to Lansing, Iowa, from below, 1868. The Packet Kandotta right, mountainous shore left, with settlement in distance.
LL in graphite: title; LR: From Nature, by E. Whitefield
UL: oval blind stamp, crowned shield with Bristol, L.M.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875