Palisades on the Hudson River

1854–98
John Perry Newell (American, about 1832–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 15 x 27.5 cm (6 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.378

Medium or Technique

Brush and brown ink, brown wash, graphite, brush and black ink with touches of white opaque watercolor. [Graphite, brush and wash on paper]

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Boats on the river. A train running along the river on the left.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in brush and brown wash: J.P.Newell

Markings

"J WHATMAN" horizontally, upside-down, across top of primary support.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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