Panorama of Providence, Rhode Island

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 788 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.4 x 58.4 cm (6 1/16 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

59.106

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Bridge center, over river, connecting main part of city on farther shore with numerous buildings right. Figures and cows in foreground left.

Inscription

On verso in ink: Providence, Rhode Island 18 June/1815

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